Regional Medical Centers

Alexandria-Pineville Area
Regional medical centers with the very latest medical technology are available in the Alexandria-Pineville area, 50 miles east of Leesville. Hospitals in Alexandria include:
  • Briarwood Hospital
  • Central Louisiana State Hospital
  • Huey P. Long Regional Medical Center
  • Rapides Regional Medical Center
  • River North Treatment Center
  • St. Frances Cabrini Hospital
  • Veterans Administration Medical Center
Shreveport-Bossier Area
The Shreveport-Bossier area, 115 miles north of Leesville, is a major medical center with the very latest medical technology available. Currently, over 200 doctors practice in the immediate area. Hospitals there include:
  • Bossier Medical Center
  • Charter Forest Hospital
  • Doctor’s Hospital
  • HCA Highland Hospital
  • Louisiana State University Medical Center
  • Physicians and Surgeons Hospital
  • Schumpert Medical Center
  • Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children
  • Willis-Knighton Medical Center
  • Willis-Knighton South
These medical facilities offer an array of specialty medical services including advance cardiac care, organ transplants, chemical dependency services, cancer treatment centers, women’s health services, as well as psychiatric care services.

Lake Charles Area
Located 70 miles south of Leesville, the Lake Charles Area is home to a vast number of medical clinics, hospitals, and other medical facilities. Hospitals there include:
  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • CHRISTUS St. Patrick Hospital
  • Lake Area Medical