Dr. Menard has been a family physician at UTHSCT since completing residency in 2010 and has been on staff ever since. He grew up in Ville Platte, LA, a small town in south Louisiana, where he went to college at Louisiana State University. After earning his college degree, he went to medical school at LSU Health – Shreveport. Dr. Menard enjoys the good people of East Texas and finds it a joy and privilege to come to work every day to help take care of them.

He enjoys and spends most of the time with his wife Mindy and three children, Chelsea, Shelby, and Nick. He is an avid football and baseball sports fan and enjoys reading and learning about history. Dr. Menard grew up camping and fishing and enjoys the outdoors, and he loves to cook delicious Cajun cuisine.

Education & Training

Board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine (2010) and the American Board of Obesity Medicine (2018)
Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians, 2013
The University of Texas at Tyler, Master of Business Administration, 2014
LSU Health – Shreveport, Medical Doctorate, 2007
Louisiana State University, Microbiology, Minors in Chemistry and Psychology, 2003

Research Interests

Dr. Menard practices medicine in the outpatient, inpatient, and emergency department settings and has a specialty interest in the evaluation and treatment of obesity the related health problems caused by trouble with weight.