Dr. Ralph Millet has been practicing primary care in Covington and has been on the staff of St. Tammany Health System since 1975. He is board certified in internal medicine and is a graduate of Tulane University and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans.
"As a physician, my goals are to promote health and wellness, to encourage physical fitness appropriate for the patient's age, to prevent disease and to provide quality personal care for those patients who develop brief or long term illnesses," Dr. Millet says. "This includes treatment programs for obesity,hypertension, diabetes mellitus, heart disease,lung disease, gastrointestinal disorders, neurological and musculoskeletal symptoms.
Dr. Millet is skilled in diagnostic abilities and works with the patient to develop treatment plans. He coordinates patient care with other health team members, such as hospitalists, physician specialists, physical therapists, home health providers, pharmacists and other non-physician healthcare providers.