Cancer Center Welcomes Four New Oncologists

Over the last few months, four new physicians have joined the outstanding team of doctors at Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center. These highly-credentialed are now accepting new patients.

Please click on each doctor’s name below to learn more about their exceptional experience and education:

JEANETTE M. KOVTUN, M.D., Medical Oncologist
KONSTANTIN “KOS” KOVTUN, M.D., Radiation Oncologist
DANIEL K. LAVIE, M.D., Medical Oncologist
SOBIA OZAIR, M.D., Medical Oncologist

For more information, please call the Cancer Center at (225) 767-0847.


About Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center
As a regional destination for cancer care, Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center offers the most advanced technology and services provided by a dedicated team of nationally-recognized oncology experts. The Cancer Center provides best-practice, comprehensive care at every stage of the cancer journey, including disease site-specific multidisciplinary care teams, a robust clinical research program, extensive supportive care services and is the only facility in the Gulf South with the revolutionary Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™. As a nonprofit organization, donor generosity is essential to sustaining the mission of improving survivorship and lessening the burden of cancer for so many throughout Southeast Louisiana and beyond. For more information on the Cancer Center, and how you can become involved, please visit