POSTED: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 4:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 - 4:04am
Baton Rouge, La — Ochsner welcomes the following new physicians to the Baton Rouge region.
Dudley Atkinson, MD joins Ochsner’s Urology Department. Dr. Atkinson graduated from LSU with a degree in petroleum engineering. Afterwards, he joined the US Navy as a submarine officer and retired as a Lieutenant Commander to pursue medicine. While in the Navy, he attended the Naval Postgraduate School in the Space Systems Engineering curriculum and obtained master’s degrees in physics and engineering science. He later graduated from the Tulane University School of Medicine and trained in the LSU/Ochsner Urology Residency in New Orleans where he was Chief Resident. Dr. Atkinson’s special interests include robotic and laparoscopic surgeries.
Erin Dauterive, M.D. joins Ochsner’s Obstetrics and Gynecology Department. Dr. Dauterive received her undergraduate degree in general studies at LSU. She then attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport, where she received honors for graduating with the highest GPA. Dr. Dauterive recently completed her residency in the Obstetrics and Gynecology Program with Ochsner Clinic Foundation where she continued to receive honors for her performance. Her special interests include adolescent gynecology and minimally invasive surgery.
Alexander Mulamula, M.D. joins Ochsner’s Pulmonary Department. Dr. Mulamula received his master’s of medicine and general surgery at the University of Nairobi. He then completed his residency in internal medicine at Providence Hospital in Washington, D.C., where he also served as a Critical Care Technician and Chief Resident. Dr. Mulamula completed two fellowships with Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut in pulmonary and critical care medicine, and sleep medicine. Dr. Mulamula is board certified in both pulmonary medicine and internal medicine. His special interest include sleep disorders in children.