Baton Rouge General Physicians Names Gaspard Medical Director

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Baton Rouge, La. – Baton Rouge General Physicians (BRGP) has announced that Brad Gaspard, MD, will serve as Medical Director of BRGP. In his role, he will focus on enhancing quality, value, and the overall experience for patients.

“We are excited to have someone as passionate and patient-centered as Dr. Gaspard leading the transformation of healthcare at Baton Rouge General Physicians,” says Jeremy Rogers, Chief Operating Officer of BRGP. “Dr. Gaspard’s practice philosophy is especially important as we continue to grow and care for more patients.”

Gaspard is a board-certified family physician who has served patients for 14 years. A Baton Rouge native, he attended medical school at LSU – New Orleans and completed his residency in family medicine at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.

“I’m honored to help lead BRGP as we continue to grow,” said Gaspard. “This is an exciting time for BRGP and for healthcare overall. Our goals include fostering a healthier patient population, and I believe we are positioned to do just that.”

A highly regarded family practitioner, Gaspard was one of seven local physicians recently recognized for contributing to the success of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Quality Blue Primary Care program. He was also named a Quality Blue “Top Performer” in all four categories measured. The three year-old program rewards physicians for meeting quality measures that help keep patients healthy.

Gaspard will continue to see patients in his practice, located at 8595 Picardy Avenue, Suite 100 in Baton Rouge. To make an appointment, call (225) 763-4500.

About Baton Rouge General Physicians
Baton Rouge General Physicians consists of more than 80 physicians and 20 practices, owned and operated under General Health System. Baton Rouge General Physicians offers individuals and families throughout the Capital Area top-quality healthcare in convenient locations from Livingston to Plaquemine. For more information, visit