Who We Are

Dr. Mehaffie is the board-certified Medical Director at The Urgent Care earned his doctorate from  Louisiana State University Medical Center at Shreveport. He completed his post-graduate training at  East Jefferson General Hospital, where he served as Chief Resident from 2000-2001.

For more than 15 years, Dr. Mehaffie has worked in a variety of medical settings, providing the most outstanding family medical care available. When he is not in the office, Dr. Mehaffie can be found traveling, attending seminars, reading or, most importantly, spending time with his family.

At The Urgent CARE, we strive to set a new standard in urgent care medicine for our community. We provide the most advanced, comprehensive medical services and treatments for all urgent medical needs. Our qualified staff is fully dedicated and deeply passionate about the comfort, needs and CARE of our patients. Most importantly, we believe our communities deserve access to affordable, convenient and top-quality patient CARE. Founded privately in 2004, we have served our community for more than 15 years and have expanded into surrounding communities to serve more patients. We have served more than 500,000 patients and will continue to be a leader in healthcare the Southern Louisiana area.  As first responders to the COVID-19 pandemic, we established a high-complexity lab that allows us to provide testing quickly and affordably in-house; including providing vaccinations and COVID-19 treatment plans.