Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center
As a liaison to the medical staff and leader directing the hospital quality division, nephrologist Dr. Anthony "Andy" Blalock is a physician executive in senior administration at Our Lady of Lourdes Regional Medical Center in Lafayette, Louisiana. He is also a partner with Acadiana Renal Physicians in Lafayette. He served as director of Renal Transplant Nephrology at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Lafayette from 2008 through 2010, and as clinical assistant professor of medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center from 2006 through 2010.
Dr. Blalock was also instrumental in the establishment of the Louisiana Emergency Medical Units (LEMU), which were implemented after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. LEMU is model emergency response system capable of providing rapid assistance to supplement existing medical services in the immediate aftermath of disasters throughout the state.
In 2011, Dr. Blalock was voted president-elect od the Louisiana State Medical Society, the youngest physician to serve as president of the Society in its 133 year history.
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