Author: Minh Dang

Alisha Totina, M.D.

ONE OF MY MOST DIFFICULT CASES The Girl With Too Many Infections After spending several years in Grenada and New York pursuing her medical career, Dr. Alisha Totina jumped at the opportunity to complete her pediatric residency at Tulane University…

Jayendra Patel, M.D.

ONE OF MY MOST DIFFICULT CASES The Woman with Chronic Schizophrenia Psychiatry is a unique specialty in medicine that blends medicine, philosophy, culture, sociology, neurosciences, psychology, spirituality and humanity such that it positively leads to search for self and purpose,”…

Thomas Bertuccini, M.D., F.A.C.S.

ONE OF MY MOST DIFFICULT CASES A Mother’s Last Wish Lessons learned from my father still guide me daily,” Thomas Bertuccini shares. The lessons ingrained in him by his late father have anchored Bertuccini through the highs and lows of…

Top Female Achievers 2013

There is no novelty in there being worthy achievers who are female. There is, however, plenty of challenge in determining which ones to single out. Our list isn’t necessarily claiming to present the best of the year, rather these are…

Activists of the Year

St. Charles Avenue magazine is proud to present its Activists of the Year 2012: Herschel Abbot Jr., Dr. Scott Cowen, Dana Hansel, Betsy Nalty, Dottie Reese and Greg Rusovich. By honoring these six locals, we're honoring the gifts of their…

Make a List and Check It Twice

1. Ten to 12 months before your wedding date, visit and book your ceremony and reception locations before they become unavailable. 2. Figure out who is paying for what and start planning a budget 10 to 12 months before the…

Bloom: Spring has Sprung

Vibrant hues bring warmth to a wedding taking place in even the coldest of months. Blending oranges, yellows and reds with delicate feathers and greenery are among this year’s spring bouquet and boutonniere trends. Here are nine locally designed arrangements.

DINING GUIDE

ANTOINE’S REVEILLON ANTOINE’S, 713 Rue Saint Louis 70130, 581-4422, Antoines.com In December Antoine’s is offering prix fixe réveillon menu offered for lunch and dinner for groups of 15 or less, with some dates excluded. Special holiday drinks and desserts will…

One of My Toughest Cases: Testing New Theories in a Port Dispute

Roy Cheatwood   Appellate Practice; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Legal; Malpractice Law – Defendants; Litigation – Banking & Finance; Litigation – Environmental; Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants After braving mosquito-infested jungles and scorching heat during the Vietnam War, First Lieutenant…

One of My Toughest Cases: Complex Arbitration Involving Jet Engines

Harry Rosenberg   Bet-the-Company Litigation; Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar; Criminal; Defense: White-Collar; Commercial Litigation Former U.S. Attorney Harry Rosenberg has taken on many cases in his career and has represented such varied interests as the Louisiana Supreme Court, courts of appeals,…