CHRISTUS Ochsner Health Southwestern Louisiana Expands Access for Primary Care Patients in Lake Charles Area October 24, 2018

Lake Charles, LA – Patients seeking family medicine services in the Lake Charles have a new, high-quality option with the addition of Jennifer Barrow, M.D., to the CHRISTUS Internal Medicine Associates - Lake Charles team.

“Dr. Barrow is a native of this state and understands both the region and the unique skills required to treat patients in this area,” said Emily Abshire, Director of Clinical Operations. “She is board-certified in Family Medicine and she has the enthusiasm and expertise that are needed here. We are excited to have her as part of our team, providing critical primary care services and serving the patients of Southwest Louisiana.”

A Louisiana native, Jennifer Barrow, M.D., was born and raised in Shreveport, Louisiana. There she graduated from Centenary College with majors in Biology and French. She earned her medical degree and completed her residency in Family Medicine at LSUHSC Shreveport. Her training included an emphasis on Emergency Medicine, dermatologic procedures and Women’s Health. Following residency, Jennifer moved to Lake Charles to join her husband. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, outdoor activities, and traveling.

“I am passionate about personalized care to my patients, including primary care and women’s services, skin biopsies and excision, cryotherapy, joint injections and aesthetics,” said Dr. Barrow. “I am thrilled to be a part of this community, and I am looking forward to getting to establish a close, working relationship with my patients here.”

Dr. Barrow is currently accepting new patients, ages 14 and older. To schedule an appointment, please call 844.CPG.DOCS or visit

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CHRISTUS Physician Group is an elite, multi-specialty group of employed physicians who have been carefully selected for their commitment to excellence and compassionate care. In 1993 C.H. Wilkinson Physician Network was formed as a Texas not-for-profit corporation and represents more than 150 physicians and Advanced Practice Providers, from primary care to a full range of specialists.