Peer Review Committee

Purpose:  The purpose of the committee is to review, upon request of any party involved, any matter relative to the appropriateness of care rendered by an Doctor of Chiropractic licensed to practice and practicing in the State of Louisiana.

Who May Submit Claims:  Chiropractic physicians, third parry reimbursement organizations, patients, professional standards review organizations, health maintenance organizations may request a review if they are directly involved in the claim by the fact of being the patient treated, the doctor administering or receiving payment for the treatment or the third party contracting to pay the claim.

Cost:  The fee for a “peer review” is $1000.00 payable to the “LA Board of Chiropractic”.

Peer Review Committee Roster

Ned J. Martello, D.C.


2798 O'Neal Lane, F-11
Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Robert W. Smith, D.C.


P.O. Box 4036
Baton Rouge, LA 70835-0362

Jeffrey J. Rippel, D.C.


1680 Benton Lane
Denham Springs, LA 70726

Patrick W. Bourque, D.C.


17487 Old Jefferson Hwy., Ste. D
Prairieville, LA 70769

Ron McMorris, D.C.


27999 Old South Walker Road, Ste. B
Walker, LA 70785

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