Dr. Vivian Vu is a  Board Certified Family Medicine Physician and Expert in Obesity Medicine.

  • Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana State University
  • M.D. from Ross University School of Medicine
  • Family Medicine degree from Tulane University Family Medicine Residency at EJGH
  • Board Certified by The American Board of Family Medicine
  • Clinical Instructor in the Tulane School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine
  • Member of the American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Member of the Obesity Medicine Association
  • Member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine

Dr. Vu is the Founder of LA PRIMARY CARE, and co-Founded LA COSMEDIC in 2017 to bring you comprehensive noninvasive Wellness and Weight Loss services. Dr. Vu skillfully combines prescription medications, meal replacements such as HealthWise and Ideal Protein, and supplements to get you the healthy weight loss you seek. 


Dr. Ebrahim is a Vitreo-Retinal Micro-Surgeon with 14 years of higher education, and over 15 years of practice.

  • Born in Baltimore, grew up in New Orleans, graduating Jesuit High School.
  • B.A. from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C.
  • M.D. from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C.
  • Worked in the laboratory of Nobel Laureate Dr. Carleton Gadjusek at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) while in Washington, DC.
  • Intern of the Year award in Internal Medicine.
  • Ophthalmology degree from Tulane University, earning three annual research awards.
  • Chief Fellow of Vitreo-Retinal Micro-Surgery while obtaining his Retinal Surgery degree from Dr. G. Peyman. Dr. Peyman is the most published retinal specialist in the history of the field, co-creator of the field of vitreo-retinal micro-surgery, a White House honored medical innovator, and a revered member of the Ophthalmology Hall of Fame. Dr. Ebrahim is proud to have served as his Chief Fellow.
  • Board Certified since 2004.
  • Clinical Adjunct Professor at the Tulane University School of Medicine since 2003.
  • Dr. Ebrahim has been published in ophthalmic and retinal journals and a defining medical textbook.
  • Published member of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.
  • Member of the American Society of Retinal Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
  • Served on the Board of Directors of The American Diabetes Association (ADA Louisiana) and Lighthouse Louisiana.

Dr. Ebrahim is the Founder of THE RETINA INSTITUTE, and co-Founded LA COSMEDIC in 2017 to bring you comprehensive minimally invasive cosmetic services. Dr. Ebrahim maintains a special interest in minimally invasive aesthetic modalities with services including injectables such as Botox and Filler.

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We are located conveniently at I-10 and N. Causeway Blvd. near Lakeside Mall. 


2701 N Causeway Blvd, Metairie, Louisiana 70002, United States

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