As of 1/15, 8:00 AM:
Supplies of the COVID vaccine have been extremely limited, and all of the current appointments for next week’s 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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Melanie McKnight, MD

Primary Office Location

Hospitalist
7373 Perkins Road
Suite 202
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Phone: (225) 246-9240


Melanie McKnight, MD, earned her Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. She completed her residency at University Hospital in Jacksonville, Florida. Dr. McKnight completed a fellowship in Rheumatology at Hospital Bichat in Paris, France and a fellowship in Nephrology at Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

She speaks French fluently.