General & Adolescent Pediatrician
Pediatrician’s Location: Slidell
Phone: (985) 781-7337
Dr. Cornel Jeansonne is a board certified pediatrician. He graduated from LSU with a major in Zoology and then attended LSU Medical School in New Orleans where he graduated in 1977. He later did his residency in Pediatrics through LSU at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. After his residency, Dr. Jeansonne served in the U.S. Air Force for 3 years as a Pediatrician at Loring Air Force Base in northern Maine with the rank of Major.
After leaving the Air Force, he established a General Pediatrics practice in Chalmette. He practiced in Chalmette for 21 years and then joined Children’s International Medical Group® as the group’s first General Pediatrician. He enjoys taking care of children of all ages from birth to young adulthood, and takes special pleasure in watching his patients grow. Dr. Jeansonne has a passion for the treatment of ADD/ADHD.
In May of 2015 Dr. Jeansonne accepted the position on Interim Chief Medical Officer. As Chief Medical Officer he will work closely with CIMG’s executive team where he will serve as a member of the Advisory Board.
- Favorite Quote:
- “We have 2 ears and 1 mouth so we can listen more and speak less.”-Epictitus
- Most Inspired By:
- My wife, Melanie, who always pushes me to be better.
- Favorite Color:
- Favorite Cartoon:
- George Jetson
- Favorite Food:
- Boiled Crawfish
- Favorite Movie:
- My Cousin Vinny
Who We Are
We are more than just a pediatric clinic; we are a family committed to providing our patients with the best pediatric care available. At Children’s International in Baton Rouge, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart, our office provides a relaxing atmosphere with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. We promote physical and emotional well-being through comprehensive and personalized medical care and maintain an active role in each of the communities we serve. Call today to schedule an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.
Family-Centered Pediatric Clinics
At Children’s International in Baton Rouge, healthcare is synonymous with family. Once you and your child walk through the clinic doors, you are home and we are here to take care of you the same way we would take care of our own family members.
We offer a large variety of preventative, primary, and specialty care services to ensure that your child receives thorough health care. For more information about the comprehensive medical services we offer, see our pediatric services page or call anytime during clinic hours to make an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.