Joseph Breault, MD

Joseph Breault, MD

Family Medicine New Orleans, LA

Ochsner Clinic

Office Address

Office Map
  • 1514 Jefferson Hwy
    New Orleans, LA 70121
    Phone: (504) 842-4747

Dr. Breault's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Family Medicine: Geriatric Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: End of life care; Geriatrics

Dr. Breault's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Senior Staff PhysicianOchsner Health System
    New Orleans, LA
    Senior Staff Physician (1992-present); Associate Director Family Medicine Residency (1996-2002); Institutional Review Board Chair (2002-present); Bioethics Committee Chair (2009-present)
  • Staff Physician and Tuberculosis Control OfficerPHS Indian Hospitals
    Rapid City, SD
  • Clinical InstructorUniversity of South Dakota School of Medicine
    Vermillion, SD

Dr. Breault's Education & Medical Training

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical CenterResidency, Family Practice
  • Montefiore Hospital and Medical CenterMontefiore Hospital and Medical CenterChief Residency
  • Tulane Univ Sch of MedTulane University School of MedicineMedical School
  • Montefiore Hospital and Medical CenterMontefiore Hospital and Medical CenterResidency, Social Medicine
  • Stevens Institute of TechnologyStevens Institute of TechnologyOther Training, BS, Physics
  • Stevens Institute of TechnologyStevens Institute of TechnologyOther Training, MS, Physics
  • Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical MedicineTulane University School of Public Health and Tropical MedicineOther Training, MPH, Tropical Medicine

Dr. Breault's Certifications & Licensure

  • LA State Medical LicenseLA State Medical License1986 - 2015
  • American Board of Family MedicineAmerican Board of Family MedicineFamily Medicine, 1989

Dr. Breault's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Ochsner and the general healthcare communityEdward Frohlich Researcher Award for outstanding leadership qualities and significant contributionsOchsner and the general healthcare community, 2009
  • Ladies’ Home Journal Best Family Doctors in America2002
  • American Academy of Family PhysiciansFellowAmerican Academy of Family Physicians, 1996
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Dr. Breault's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Protecting Human Subjects in Disasters: Reflections 3 Years Post Katrina.Breault JL, Sorapuru KM, Becker A, Bowman R, The Monitor 2009;23(1):27-30
  • Does waiver of written informed consent from the Institutional Review Board affect response rate in a low risk research study?Krousel-Wood M, Muntner P, Jannu A, Hyre A, Breault J, Journal of Investigative Medicine 2006;54(4):174-179
  • Protecting Human Subjects: The Past Defines the Future.Breault JL, The Ochsner Journal 2006;6(1):15-20
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Encyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining.Chapter: Diabetic Data WarehousesPage 359 - 363
    Breault JL
    Editors: Wang J.IGI Publications, Hershey PA
  • Computing Science and Statistics.Chapter: Data mining diabetic databases: Are rough sets a useful addition?Page 597 - 606
    Breault JL
    Editors: .The Interface Foundation of North America, Fairfax, VA
    Edition 33,
  • Tuberculosis: A Comprehensive International Approach.Chapter: Tuberculosis in Native North AmericansPage 455 - 482
    Manfreda J, Hershfield ES, Middaugh J, Jones ME, Breault JL
    Editors: Reichman L, Hershfield ES.Marcel Dekker, New York, NY
    Edition 66,
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  • Preparing for a natural disaster: IRB operations and investigator preparations.Breault JL, OHRP Research Community Forum: Protecting Human Research Subjects: Best Practices in the Big Easy, New Orleans, LA
  • Informed Consent & FDA.Breault JL, ACRP, New Orleans Chapter
  • Lessons Learned from Hurricane Katrina: Ochsner IRB.Breault JL, OHRP Conference, New York City, NY
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Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Idaho PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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