Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC), a nationally recognized and award-winning healthcare organization, has appointed Dr. Frederick Rau, General Surgeon, as Vice Chief of Medical Staff for 2017 -2018.
As Vice Chief of Medical Staff, Dr. Rau will support the Chief of Medical Staff, Dr. Ben Adams, in encouraging the medical staff to promote health and wellness to their patients, as well as throughout the community. TGMC has over 300 physicians and medical specialists TGMC has over 300 physicians and medical specialists, 34 medical subspecialties and 7 subspecialties.
Dr. Rau attended college at Nicholls State University, received his medical degree from Louisiana State University and completed his residency at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. He is board certified in Surgery by the American Board of Surgery and has been on staff at TGMC since 1983.
“We are thrilled and honored to have Dr. Rau as our Vice Chief of Medical Staff, “said Phyllis Peoples, president and CEO of TGMC. “His knowledge and dedication to patients will serve as great leadership to our medical team.”