Dedon joins Lane Surgery Group _lowres

Photo provided by Julie McLin -- Christopher Dedon

Family Nurse Practitioner Christopher Dedon has joined the staff of Lane Surgery Group, 4801 McHugh Road, Suite C, Zachary.

Originally from New Roads, Dedon earned a bachelor of science degree in nursing and master of science degree in nursing from Southern University in Baton Rouge. As an undergraduate, he was awarded the School of Nursing’s Faculty Award.

Dedon also served in the Army National Guard from 1999-2007 and as a combat medic during Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan from 2002-2003. He was awarded two Army Commendation Medals and a Global War on Terrorism Medal.

Dedon is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Louisiana Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

“I chose Lane because I believe it’s an exceptional opportunity for me to work in such a specialized area with well-known and profound surgeons,” Dedon said. “I am excited to be part of the Lane family because it is a hospital with a bright future in a thriving community that my family and I will soon be calling home.”

Dedon and his wife, Jennie, reside in Prairieville with their two children, Dylan, 3, and Dakota, 1.

For information, call (225) 570-2489.