Louisiana Hyperbaric

Chambers

STATESIDE EMERGENCY ZONES

Louisiana

In the event of a decompression injury the emergency number to dial is '911' based on the where you are you will be assigned to the nearest recompression chamber.

For reference and information, the chambers in this state are listed below, in alphabetical order.

Alexandria

St. Francis Cabrini Hospital

318-487-1122

monoplace

 

Bastrop

Morehouse General Hospital

318-283-3896

monoplace


Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge General Hospital

225-387-7000

monoplace

 

Chalmette

Chalmette Medical Center

504-277-4530

monoplace

currently closed due to Hurricane Katrina

 

Covington

St. Tammany Parish Hospital

985-630-4380

monoplace

 

Gonzalez

Ascension Hospital

225-621-1237

monoplace

 

Houma

Terrebonne General Medical Center

504-873-4150

monoplace

 

Kenner

Kenner Regional Medical Center

504-464-8686

monoplace

 

Lafayette

Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center

337-289-2590

monoplace

 

Lafayette

Lafayette General Hospital

337-289-7991

monoplace

 

Lake Charles

Christus St. Patrick Hospital

337-491-7707

monoplace

 

Mamou

Savoy Medical Center

337-468-0480

monoplace

 

Marrero

West Jefferson Medical Center
1101 Medical Center Boulevard
Marrero, LA, 70072
504-349-6558

multiplace and monoplace

 

Marrero

Family Physicians Center

504-620-2619

Monoplace

New Orleans
 
Medical Center of Louisiana
504-903-5081
Monoplace
 

Sylvia Cusimano
Practice Manager, Keith Van Meter & Associates
1816 Industrial Boulevard
Harvey, Louisiana 70058
504-366-7638
504-366-1029 fax
504-494-7899 cell
scusimano@newsouth.net

 

New Orleans

Touro Infirmary

504-897-7011

monoplace

 

Opelousas

Opelousas General Health System

337-948-5100

monoplace

 

Shreveport

Willis-Knighton Health System

318-632-2210

multiplace and monoplace

 

Shreveport

Shreveport Hyperbaric & Wound Care

318-221-6700

monoplace

 

Zachary

Lane Memorial Hospital

565-845-4190

monoplace

Source: Scuba-Doc.com

Diving Medicine Lore

Monoplace - A recompression chamber that has a capacity for only one person lying down. These are also known as 'coffin-chambers'

Multiplace - A recompression chamber that has a capacity for more than one person and usually permits a physician/medic to be in attendance from within.

Source: Scuba-Doc.com

*The chambers and physicians listed have no relationship with this web site and no guarantees of quality are offered or implied. The listings are for information only. This is a listing that I have developed for my personal use. Please be aware that these references are under no obligation at all to respond. It may be that not all of these physicians treat patients, but it is probable that they all may refer you to the appropriate service.

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