Make An Appointment

Make an Appointment or refer a patient

Cancer can be a challenging and complicated journey, but we believe patients deserve a better, different kind of experience. To make an appointment or refer a new patient, please call one of our locations below. 

Baton Rouge


Central & North Louisiana: (318) 239-4860

  • Alexandria | Jonesboro | Minden | Natchitoches | Shreveport | Springhill | Winnsboro

Gonzales (225) 644-1205
Hammond – (985) 542-5000
Houma (985) 876-9045
Natchez – (601) 442-1285
Opelousas – (337) 942-1126
Slidell – (985) 875-5328
Zachary – (225) 570-1212

Infusion Nurse

Video Appointments

The Cancer Center offers secure video visits. Appointments with your doctor for consultations or follow-ups are now available (depending on provider availability), making it easier and more convenient for you and your loved ones to access personalized care. Online appointments allow you to receive the same quality care as you do in person.

Radiation Oncology

For more information on video appointments with your radiation oncologist, click here.

Veterans Choice Program

Patients enrolled in Veterans Affairs (VA) health care can receive care from non-VA facilities such as Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center. To check if you apply and schedule an appointment, call 1 (866) 606-8198.

Additional resources:

General Questions – 1 (800) 489-7800
Cancer Support & Outreach(225) 215-1234
Clinical Research(225) 215-1357
Marketing(225) 215-1128
Press(225) 215-1290
Human Resources (225) 215-1212

On your first visit to any Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center location, you should bring the following with you:

  • Insurance cards/information about insurance policies, Medicare/Medicaid, cancer policies
  • Driver’s license or other form of picture I.D.
  • List of all medications you are presently taking
  • List of all doctors who are involved in your care
  • List of questions you would like to ask the doctor

Please arrive 20 minutes before your appointment time to complete admission and medical history forms.