Physicians > Paul Monsour,
General Hospital Radiation Oncology
4200 Houma Boulevard,
Metairie, LA 70006
Paul Monsour was born and raised in New Orleans. He
graduated from LSU medical school in 1987, and completed
a residency in Radiation Oncology in 1991 at LDS
Hospital in Salt Lake City. He is board certified in
Radiation Oncology. He has numerous publications and was
awarded the Young Oncologist essay award by the American
Radium Society in 1991 for his work in melanoma.
He has been in practice in the metro area since 1991,
and is a certified MD Anderson Physician affiliate. Dr.
Monsour is active in the American Cancer Society and was
honored with the Spirit Award in 2008. He is the medical
director of Radiation Oncology at East Jefferson General
Hospital and serves on multiple committees including
chairman of the Oncology Committee.
Dr. Monsour has expertise in Brachytherapy; he has a
strong interest in Prostate Brachytherapy and is one of
the most experienced physicians in the area using this
technique. He also has expertise in state-of-the-art
external beam treatments such as IMRT, IGRT and
Dr. Monsour has a strong love for the New Orleans area.
After Hurricane Katrina, he made sure his and other
cancer patients were well cared for by reopening the
Radiation center at EJGH as soon as possible and doing
whatever it took to get the job the done.
He enjoys fishing, golfing and running. He also loves
spending time in the New Orleans area enjoying the
festivals, local cuisine and, of course, the people. Dr.
Monsour is also a proud member of the WHO DAT Nation!