Tulane Doctors - Surgery

Doctors performing surgery on a patient

East Jefferson General Hospital - General Surgery

East Jefferson General Hospital - Breast Clinic

East Jefferson General Hospital - Transplant Surgery

East Jefferson General Hospital - Thyroid Center

East Jefferson General Hospital - Plastic Surgery


Tulane surgeons provide a full spectrum of surgical procedures and post-surgical care. Surgeries range from minimally invasive outpatient procedures to complex operations. Tulane’s surgeons use the most advanced technology and minimally invasive surgical techniques to help patients heal faster and feel better. In fact, East Jefferson General Hospital offers many minimally invasive surgeries using the state-of-the-art robotic surgical system.

Our Doctors

Acute Care, Trauma and Critical Care
Juan Duchesne, MD - Chief
Kevin Harrell, MD
Cliff McGinniss, MD
Patrick McGrew, MD
Sharven Taghavi, MD
Jeanette Zhang, MD

Baratrics & Minimally Invasive Surgery (Laparoscopic & Robotic)
John W. Baker, MD
Dietric Hennings, MD
Shauna Levy, MD, MS — Chief

Breast Surgery
Ralph Corsetti, MD
Steven Jones, MD, MPH

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Jamil Borgi, MD —Chief 

Colorectal Surgery
Jacquelyn Turner, MD —Chief 
Jennifer Silinsky, MD
Matthew Zelhart, MD

Endocrine Surgery
Emad Kandil, MD, MBA, FACS — Chief
Kristen Limbach, MD
Mohamed Shama, MD

General & Gastrointestinal Surgery
Steven D. Jones, MD, MPH
Shauna Levy, MD, MS
Clifton L. McGinness, MD

Liver & Pancreas Surgery
Hoonbae Jeon , MD
Adarsh Vijay, MD

Pediatric Surgery
Fabienne Gray, MD
David Yu, MD
Jessica Zagory, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Abigail E. Chaffin, MD, CWSP - Chief
John Guste, MD
David Jansen, MD
Ravi Tandon, MD

Transplant Surgery & Dialysis Access
Hoonbae Jeon, MD — Chief
Mary Killackey, MD
Anil Paramesh, MD
Kiara Tulla, MD
Adarash Vijay, MD

Vascular Surgery
Robert Batson, MD
Estela Brooke, MD
Amit Chawla, MD
Tapash Palit, MD
Claudia Sheahan, MD
Malachi Sheahan, MD
Bruce Torrance, MC
Nicolas Zea, MD

Vascular Access
Anil Paramesh, MD, FACS

Clinic Locations

East Jefferson General Hospital - Metairie, LA

East Jefferson General Hospital
4320 Houma Blvd. Suite 700
Metairie, LA  70006
Toll Free: 1-800-588-5800

Tulane Hospitals - General Surgery
504-988-5110 for appointments

Tulane Hospitals - Transplant Surgery
504-988-5344 for appointments
Toll Free: 1-888-988-5344

Tulane Hospitals - Thyroid Center
504-988-5110 for appointments

Tulane Doctors - Plastic Surgery
504-988-8100 for appointments


Tulane Hospital for Women & Children - Metairie
For Appointments: 504-988-5800

Tulane Hospitals - Breast Clinic
4720 S. I-10 Service Road W
Metairie, LA  70001
504-988-5800 for appointments

Parking is free in the garage and lots


Tulane Doctors - Plastic Surgery - Covington
For Appointments: 985-893-1291

Tulane Doctors - Plastic Surgery - Covington
101 Judge Tanner Blvd., Suite 406D
Covington, LA  70433
985-893-1291 for appointments