The Spina Bifida statistics for Louisiana  are as follows: In the state of Louisiana, the number of babies born with this disease has not been tracked. The numbers of women in Louisiana who are in the family way are 1.4 million. Some have a high risk of delivering babies born with this medical condition.

The people of Hispanic origin are at a higher risk of being affected with this health issue; they make up 3 percent of the population, which are 132,323 people in Louisiana.

There are five SB clinics located in the state of Louisiana, which provide health services for patients with this medical problem.

The SB clinics are present in Shreveport, New Orleans, Monroe, Baton Rouge, and Lafayette.

Spina Bifida Clinics in Louisiana

Children’s Special Health Services

SB Program

220 West Willow Bldg A

Lafayette, LA 70501

Phone: 337-262-5616

www.dhh.louisiana.gov/CSHS

 

Children’s Special Health Services

SB Program

1650 DeSiard St.

Monroe, LA 71211-4137

Phone: 318-362-5486

www.dhh.louisiana.gov/CSHS

 

Children’s Special Health Services

SB Program

200 Henry Clay Ave., RM 214

New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-896-1357

www.dhh.louisiana.gov/CSHS

 

Children’s Special Health Services

SB Program

353 N 12th

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Phone: 225-342-4713

www.dhh.louisiana.gov/CSHS

 

Shriners Hospital for Children

SB Program

3100 Samford Avenue

Shreveport, LA 71103

Phone: 318-222-5704

https://www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org/en/Hospitals/Locations/Shreveport.aspx

 

Spina Bifida Support Groups in Louisiana

SB of Greater New Orleans

P.O. Box 1346

Kenner, La. 70063

504-737-5181

sbgno@sbgno.org

http://www.sbgno.org/

 

Sports & Activities in Louisiana

GUMBO, Inc,

2840 A Military Hwy,

Pineville, LA 71360

Pam Carey, Program Coordinator

1-800-259-7200

Fax 318-640-4299

Email: carey33452@aol.com

http://www.gumbogames.com/

 

MedCamps of Louisiana

102 Thomas Rd. Suite 615

West Monroe, LA 71291

Ph: 318-329-8405

Homepage: www.medcamps.org

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