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DeSoto Regional Health System



Our Physicians

DeSoto Regional Health System is proud to have a dedicated, compassionate, and experienced team of practitioners who are here to serve DeSoto, Sabine, and Red River Parishes, parts of East Texas, and beyond. 

We are pleased to offer the community a hard working, active medical staff, as well as an expansive staff of visiting physicians. Our visiting specialists serve on our medical staff as courtesy members and represent an integral part of our full-service health system. 

We are proud to have qualified Allied Health staff members who work closely with our doctors to provide the compassionate, personal, and comprehensive care that our patients need the most. 

DeSoto Regional Family Medicine - Mansfield

Monday through Friday - 7:00 A.M. till 4:30 P.M. 

To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 872-2700

  • Jeffery Evans, M.D. - Family Medicine 
  • Benjamin Leggion, M.D. - Family Medicine 
  • Denis Kamberov, M.D. - Internal Medicine 
  • Douglas Sawyer, M.D. - General Medicine
  • Lori Eubanks, A.P.R.N., F.N.P - Nurse Practitioner
  • Naisha Pipkins, A.P.R.N., F.N.P.-B.C. - Nurse Practitioner 

DeSoto Regional Family Medicine - Logansport

Monday - 8:00 A.M. till 4:30 P.M.

Tuesday through Friday - 7:30 A.M. till 5:30 P.M. 

To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 697-2273

  • Melissa Richardson, A.P.R.N., F.N.P. - Nurse Practitioner
  • Katherine Brame, P.A.-C. - Physician Assistant

DeSoto Regional Rural Clinic - Zwolle

Monday through Friday - 7:30 A.M. till 5:30 P.M. 

To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 645-6013
  • Tony Paul, P.A. - Physician Assistant
  • Peter Lau, M.D. - Family Medicine
Outpatient Specialists

Cardiology - Ryan Master, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3126

Ear, Nose, and Throat - Michael Beal, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120

Gastroenterology - David Scott, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120

General Surgery - Brian Dockendorf, M.D. 
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120
The DRHS Surgery Department is equipped with State of the Art technology. Common surgeries and procedures include:
Colonoscopy, Cataracts, Orthopedic, Hernia Repair, Breast Lumps, Gallbladders, Podiatry, Hemorrhoids, EGD, Urology, Dialysis Access, and Biopsies.

Hematology/Oncology - Gary Burton, M.D. and Srinivas Devarakonda, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120
The Billy Ray Bedsole Memorial Cancer Center can perform blood transfusions, I.V. infusions, injections, and chemotherapy. 

Nephrology - 
Sreedhara Alla, M.D.          Arnold Barz, M.D.
Philip Garavaglia, M.D.     Kelly Jacob, R.N., N.P., A.C.N.P.
Marwan Kaskas, M.D.       Melissa Lynn, M.D.
Robert McCoy, M.D.          Sylvia Noble, M.D.
Nakul Parimoo, M.D.         Stephen Patton, M.D.
Michael Rokow, M.D.        Raja Zabaneh, M.D. 
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3127

Neurology - Dharam Gurwara, M.D. 
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3127

Ophthalmology - Wyche Coleman, III, M.D.
To Schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120

Orthopaedic - Stephen Kautz, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120

Podiatry - Gentry Haughton, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120

Urology - Thomas Siskron, IV, M.D.
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 871-3120

DeSoto Regional Health System offers a wide range of diagnostic services. Whether your doctor is a member of the DRHS team, one of our visiting specialists, or practices elsewhere, your radiology tests or lab work can be done right here at home. 

Radiology - State of the Art imaging services include:
  • CT Scan - 3D images of the body and vascular system, available 24 hours/7 days a week. 
  • MRI - Highly detailed images of the body, primarily used for diagnosing various conditions of the brain, spine, and extremities. 
  • Nuclear Medicine - A dual head nuclear camera is available to perform a full range of scans including liver/spleen, bone, lung, thyroid, kidneys, and cardiac stress tests. 
  • Ultrasound - Use to view images of the abdomen, pelvis, heart, veins, and breast. 
  • Digital Mammography - Routine and diagnostic breast screenings. Doctor order is not required, please call (318) 871-3108 to schedule your breast screening. 
Laboratory - Our Lab Department can perform a full range of diagnostic tests such as blood work, urinalysis, and drug screenings. 

Physical Therapy - Licenses therapists from TheraTeam, LLC are available to see inpatient as well as outpatient. They are located within the DeSoto Regional Wellness Center. 
To schedule an appointment, please call (318) 872-5912.

Respiratory - DRHS provides two comfortable and relaxing rooms for performing sleep studies. 

Industrial Medicine - Available to provide pre-employment physicals and/or drug screens. 

Emergency Room - 24 hours/7 days a week. 





Ralph Baucum, M.D.
Cardiology

Michael Beal, MD
Otolaryngology (ENT)

Michael Beal, MD
ARK-LA-TEX Ear, Nose & Throat and Hearing Center
Otolaryngology (ENT)

Thomas Brown, MD, F.A.C.C. F.S.C.A.I.
ARK-LA-TEX Cardiology
Cardiology

Gary Burton, MD
Feist-Weiller Cancer Center
Oncology/Hematology

Wyche Coleman III, MD
WK Eye Institute South
Ophthalmology

Brian Dockendorf, MD
General & Vascular Surgery

Lori Eubanks, FNP
DeSoto Regional Family Medicine

Jeffrey Evans, MD
Family Medicine

Russell Fileccia, MD, F.A.C.C.
ARK-LA-TEX Cardiology
Cardiology

Dharam Gurwara, MD
Neurology

Gentry Haughton, DPM
ARK-LA-TEX Foot Specialist
Podiatry

Denis Kamberov, MD
DeSoto Regional Family Medicine
Internal Medicine

Steven Kautz, MD
Natchitoches Medical Specialist
Orthopaedics

Nebu Koshy, MD
LSU Medical Center
Oncology

Benjamin Leggio, MD
DeSoto Regional Family Medicine
Family Medicine

Physicians of Northwest Louisiana Nephrology
Nephrology

Tony Paul, PA
Zwolle Rural Health Clinic

Melissa Richardson, FNP
DeSoto Regional Family Medicine - Logansport

Douglas Sawyer, MD
DeSoto Regional Family Medicine
Family Medicine

David Scott, MD
Gastroenterology Associates
Gastroenterology

F. Thomas Siskron, IV, MD
Signature Urology
Urology

Raja Zabaneh, MD
Northwest Louisiana Nephrology
Nephrology