Leigh Deshotels, MD

Hematology and Medical Oncology

School of Medicine

Education & Affiliations

Undergrad: Louisiana State University
Medical School: LSU Health Shreveport
Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine
Fellowship: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA


Hometown: Lafayette, LA
New Orleans Faves: Food, festivals, and the Saints
Clinical Interests: Solid tumor oncology, benign hematology
Why Tulane Hem/Onc: While doing my residency at Tulane, I was a ble to see how diverse the pathology and clinical experience was and knew there was nowhere else I wanted to continue my training. Also, the culture of the program is unmatched. The people, from the faculty to my co-fellows, feel like family.