Dr. Jacob LeBas is originally from Louisiana. He graduated with honors from Louisiana State University with a degree in nutritional sciences. He then attended LSU School of Medicine, graduating in 2012. He completed his pediatric residency at Our Lady of the Lake in Baton Rouge, Louisiana where he was the Chief Resident within the primary care program.
During his residency Dr. LeBas worked extensively with the early hearing detection and intervention (EHDI) council and presented research centered on early hearing screening at the national level. He was also involved in establishing an obesity prevention and intervention program for children. He and his wife Samantha have recently relocated to Austin with their two children, Rhemy and Odette. He is an avid reader, cook, and hiker, and for what it’s worth, he makes his own roux.