Dr. Lawrence B. Schneider was born, reared, and educated in New Orleans, LA, and received his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans in 1974. He completed his residency in Model Family Practice at Earl K Long Hospital in Baton Rouge from 1974 to 1977. In 1976, he rotated through the emergency rooms around the state and chose West Feliciana Parish to begin his medical career. Dr. Schneider started in the Emergency Room in 1976 at West Feliciana Parish Hospital and later opened a Family Practice in the parish after graduating from his residency in July 1977. Dr. Schneider has served West Feliciana Parish and the surrounding communities since that time. The hospital staff thanks Dr. Schneider for his commitment and loyalty to his patients and the people in the community.