We provide

Group training · Individual Training

Rehabilitative Training · Nutrition Plans

Our Values

With a focus on total athletic performance and producing top talent, Ochsner Performance Training provides a comprehensive program for our region. By teaching best practices and safety in sports performance, led by educated professionals and a diverse group of performance specialists, we are committed to the evolving needs of our community — fueled by our relentless pursuit of innovation and powered by science.

Meet the Team

Our staff of experienced performance specialists knows what it takes to get to the next level.
Jason DeMelo
Director
  • Over 14 years of experience
  • Worked with pro athletes in the NFL, MLB and MLS
  • B.S. in Kinesiology
Drew Mizell
Northshore Supervisor
  • B.S. in Kinesiology
  • USA Weightlifting Certified
Lance Lacoste
Southshore Supervisor
  • Former Northwestern State Safety
  • B.S. in Kinesiology
  • USA Weightlifting Certified
Jeffrey Charleston
Northshore Assistant Coach
  • Former New Orleans Saints Defensive End
  • XLIV Super Bowl Champion
  • Master’s in Business Administration
Keith Cangiamilla
Southshore Assistant Coach
  • B.S. in Exercise Physiology
Jay Finley
Southshore Assistant Coach
  • Former NFL Running Back
  • B.A. in General Studies
Eric Doran
Northshore Assistant Coach
  • B.S. in Business Administration
  • Former University of New Orleans Strength Coach
  • USA Weightlifting Certified
Jamie Ott
Southshore Assistant Coach
  • B.S. in Kinesiology
  • USA Weightlifting Certified
  • Sports Nutrition Certification
George Neofotistos
Southshore Assistant Coach
Warren Fitzmorris
Mental Performance Coach
  • M.S. in Sport Psychology and Motor Behavior
  • Worked with athletes from youth to professionals, including MLB and NFL players
Mike Gaglione
Southshore Assistant Coach
Beau Hains
Southshore Assistant Coach
Matt Andry
Southshore Assistant Coach
Richard Letulle
Northshore Assistant Coach
Beau Domingues
Northshore Assistant Coach
Ashley Grillot
Northshore Assistant Coach
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Southshore

1221 S Clearview Pkwy, Building B • New Orleans, LA 70121
(504) 703-9166

Northshore

1000 Ochsner Blvd • Covington, LA 70433
(985) 875-2777