Speakers Bureau

The Department of Surgery Speakers Bureau offers presentations to community groups and organizations as well as regional hospitals and physician groups. 

This service offers the background and expertise of some of the most talented and respected surgeons in their specialty.  Surgeons from a variety of subspecialties are available to present programs on current healthcare issues, treatments, studies, surgical advancements and techniques.  Our speakers are available for television and radio interviews, as well as speaking engagements for civic clubs, church groups and similar community organizations.

Mary Kim, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery & Division Chief
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Available Topics:

  • Tummy Tucks
  • Face Lifts/Lifts
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Hand Surgery
  • Breast Reconstructive Surgery
  • Skin Care


Richard Wigle, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery
Division of Trauma and Critical Care Surgery
Available Topics:
Trauma related topics

  • Trauma with Elderly Patients
  • Snakes, Spider Bites and Stings
  • Injury Prevention
  • Trauma Systems
  • Managing Trauma Patients
  • Field Medicine

 To request information about our available speakers or if you don’t see the topic your group is interested in, please contact Ashley Rudd in the Department of Surgery at 318.675.4616 or arudd@lsuhsc.edu.