North Oaks Physician Group Opens Northshore Urological Associates in Hammond and Livingston
North Oaks Physician Group announces the opening of Northshore Urological
Associates in Hammond and Livingston on Monday, August 27.
Urologists Stephen M. Graham, MD, and Brad M. Lake, MD, will staff the
clinics and are accepting new patients of all ages. To schedule an appointment
with Drs. Graham or Lake or get more information on accepted insurance
plans, call Northshore Urological Associates at (985) 230-7860 in Hammond
or (225) 686-4960 in Livingston.
Both Drs. Graham and Lake specialize in the treatment of disorders of
the male and female urinary tract, including blood in the urine, recurrent
urinary tract infections, overactive bladder, kidney stones and trouble
with urination. They also specialize in care of the male reproductive
system, including vasectomy and infertility. They diagnose and treat several
cancers of the urinary tract including the prostate, kidney, and bladder
and are trained to perform minimally invasive surgical procedures using
the da Vinci® robotic surgery system at North Oaks Medical Center.
Dr. Lake earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center in New Orleans. He went on to complete an internship in
general surgery at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and a residency
in urology through Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St.
Louis. Dr. Lake also earned a bachelor’s degree in microbiology
with a minor in chemistry from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.
“I am passionate about patient care,” Dr. Lake emphasizes.
“I strive to develop trusting relationships with patients and their
families. I encourage patients to do research and ask questions. My goal
is for patients to understand their medical condition and make fully-informed
Dr. Graham earned his medical degree at Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center in Shreveport and completed his internship in general
surgery and residency in urology at the University of Kansas Medical Center.
In addition to his medical degree, Dr. Graham also earned a bachelor’s
degree in kinesiology from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge.
“I pride myself on effective communication,” expresses Dr.
Graham. “I enjoy interacting with patients. We learn from each other.
Patient care is a two-way street.”
The Hammond practice of Northshore Urological Associates will be located
in Suite 201 on the second floor of the North Oaks Clinic Building at
15813 Paul Vega, MD, Drive on the North Oaks Medical Center campus. The
Livingston practice will be located within North Oaks-Livingston Parish
Medical Complex at 17199 Spring Ranch Road just off I-12 Exit 19 Colyell/Satsuma
(less than 10 miles east of Denham Springs).