Supplies of the COVID vaccine have been extremely limited, and all of the current appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine have been filled.
As soon as vaccines become available, we will call patients according to our wait list and schedule appointments. Patients will be called on a first come first serve basis. To be added to our Wait List, please call (225) 246-9240. Please note that we are following the State of Louisiana’s guidelines (70+) on distribution of the vaccine and when adding patients to our wait list.
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J. Scott Wharton, MD

Primary Office Location

Main Clinic
7373 Perkins Road
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Phone: (225) 246-9240


Dr. Scott Wharton, board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, is a native of Baton Rouge and performed his undergraduate studies through LSU, graduating in 1991. In 1996, J. Scott Wharton earned his M.D. from the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans and went on to perform his internship and medical residency at Earl K. Long Hospital, completing his program in 1999.

In private practice in Lake Charles, Louisiana for several years, Dr. J. Scott Wharton returned to Baton Rouge in 2006 and joined The Baton Rouge Clinic. He is licensed to practice medicine in the state of Louisiana.

Outside his practice of Internal Medicine, Dr. Wharton and his wife and children make Baton Rouge their home. He is a member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church in Baton Rouge and in his free time, enjoys sports including fishing and hunting.

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