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When You Need It

General Family Medicine

Preventative and Wellness Care

Women's Healthcare

Gynecological Procedures

24/7 Access to Care

After Hour Questions or Concerns Call or Text 985-237-8265

Now offering in house ultrasounds

DS Family Medicine
Your friendly Primary Care Physician

Dedicated to keeping families healthy today and well into the future, DS Family Medicine in Covington provides comprehensive medical care to patients of all ages, from newborns to seniors. We offer modern medical expertise with the friendliness of a small town doctor's office.

Comprehensive care with an individualized approach.


  • Medical Weightloss
  • Nutritional Medicine
  • Hormonal Imbalances

Call us today to schedule an appointment for one of these natural treatments

Elaina Schaff, NP

Elaina Schaff, a long-time New Orleans resident and Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, holds license in the state of Louisiana to provide family-centered healthcare to patients of all ages. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion, disease prevention, diagnosis and management of both common and complex health care problems, for patients ranging in age from infants to the elderly.  She is intimately involved in the entire continuum of care offered by Dr. Devan Szczepanski’s practice to its patients.

She pursued her vocation in nursing at the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing with honors. Upon matriculation she entered the nursing profession full time, accumulating over eight years of experience in the cardiac and neuro intensive care units. While working at Ochsner Hospital’s main campus in New Orleans, she completed a Master of Science in Nursing.

Elaina actively participates in several professional organizations including the Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing, as well as holding membership in the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. She enjoys working in private practice serving residents of the greater Covington area.



Now accepting all major insurances and we offer a cash pay package!