Meet Our Health Professionals
Dealing with health issues can be a difficult situation. The Total Family Medical team of certified, highly skilled, and experienced Providers always has our patients’ best interests and wellbeing at heart. Meet the faces that are running our Healthy Facility, and schedule an appointment today.
Dr. James Moises
After completing his Medical Emergency Room residency at Charity Hospital in New Orleans, Dr. Moises has gone to serve in many roles in multiple facilities. Dr. Moises is a Board Certified ER Physician. He also spends time managing his winery company, Moises Wines. Dr. Moises is a man many passions.
Dr. Jennifer Cantrell
Dr. Cantrell was heavily focused on Renal Patients in the beginning of her career. After running and opening several dialysis units and completing her Doctorate in Nursing, Dr. Cantrell now cares for men, women, and children of all ages. She treats complex medical conditions from chronic to acute. She is a mother of 5 and a loving wife to her husband, a pastor. Her faith in God is strong. Her compassion towards her patients are as encouraging as her faith in God.
Dr. Marilyn Nishitani
Dr. Marilyn Nishitani completed her Doctorate in Nursing in 2008. Dr. Marilyn Nishitani has spent 19 years serving her community in family practice, emergency rooms and urgent care settings. She is honored to participate in the healthcare of families from Newborns to Seniors. If you’re looking for kindness and compassion, then let Dr. Marilyn Nishitani manage your wellness and healthcare.
Brooke James: Sr. FNP-C
Brooke James is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Mrs. James has been practicing in Family medicine since 2010. She strives to provide quality heath care with compassion. She and her husband live in Madisonville, LA and have a son, Ryan. They enjoy traveling and spending time with family.
Brittany Badinger: FNP
Brittany Badinger is a board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner who graduated from Louisiana State University. She has a background in intensive care and family medicine. She enjoys treating patients of all ages, promoting holistic well-being. She is a strong advocate for empowering patients with education, and guiding them to leading happier, healthy lives.
Peggy Gautreau: CNM
Originally from New Orleans. Peggy began her career in an Emergency Room at Charity Hospital for 10 years as an Emergency Room Nurse. After completing graduate school, she did a 10 year stint as a Nurse Midwife with North Oaks OBGYN. In October of 2013, Peggy wanted to extend help to more people in which the Total Family Medical Legacy began. Peggy sees females of all ages for a variety of Women's Health and Gynecological care. She is a strong advocate for empowering her team, and she fiercely believes that the team plays a pivotal role in shaping modern health care.
Hallie Miller: MHNP
Hali's entire professional career has been devoted to mental health nursing. Her primary function is to diagnose and medically manage our mental health patients. Skill, patience, and excellence are what Hali Miller brings to the table.
Christine Comminos: LCSW
Christine has over 30 years of experience as a Licensed Social Worker. She has worked in a variety of settings and care for a wide variety of patients. Christine's concentration is looking at a patient from a Holistic point of view and understanding the relationship between a persons mental health ad how it can have an effect on their health status. She is driven by her genuine desire to see her patients achieve their ultimate goals.
Interested in getting your health back on track? We’d be happy to introduce you to all of our staff members. Give us a call to speak with any one of our medical professionals today!