Tatiana C. Saavedra, MD
Dr. Tatiana C. Saavedra was born in Colombia but raised in Baton Rouge, LA. She received her bachelors of Science in Microbiology from Louisiana State University in 2000 and her Medical Degree from the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans. After completing medical school in 2005, she returned to Baton Rouge to complete an Internal Medicine residency at LSU’s Earl K. Long Medical Center where she served as Chief Resident from 2008-2009. After residency, Dr. Saavedra completed a Fellowship in Infectious Disease at the University of Alabama-Birmingham in 2011.
Dr. Saavedra is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and is licensed in the state of Louisiana. For the past seven years Dr. Saavedra has been in practice at the LSU Health and Sciences Center in Baton Rouge was an Assistant Professor of Medicine. On July 1st, Dr. Saavedra joined the Baton Rouge Clinic’s family of physicians in Infectious Disease. She is currently accepting new patients.
Dr. Saavedra serves on the Board of Directors for the Cristo Rey Baton Rouge Fransician High School and New Schools for Baton Rouge, and is a board member of the Rocketkidz Foundation where she serves as the foundation’s secretary.
Dr. Saavedra is married with 2 children and is a member of St. George Parish. She enjoys running, biking, swimming, and competing in the Ironman triathlons. She is currently training for Coeur d’Alene Ironman 140.6 in June 2021.