HIV specialist, Dr. Walter Campbell, returns to CareSouth
Dr. Walter Lee Campbell has returned to CareSouth Medical and Dental as its infectious disease physician in the Ryan White Department. He will be working at the Baton Rouge clinic, 3140 Florida Blvd., every Monday and Tuesday.
Campbell has been treating HIV since 1988 and began working at CareSouth in 2011 took a personal leave of absence last year.
“We’re so glad Dr. Campbell is back with us,” said CareSouth CEO Matthew Valliere. “He’s a great doctor with a wealth of experience in HIV testing and treatment.”
“I missed the patients and the patients missed me,” said Campbell. “It’s good to be back and be a part of the CareSouth team again.”
Campbell earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Florida A&M University and a medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine. He is board-certified in internal medicine. A military veteran, he served in the U.S. Navy as a Medical Officer Lieutenant Commander and Hospital Corpsman Second Class