Dr. Powlin V. Manuel, MD, MBA, MS(Psychology).


Manuel Medical Clinic is closed for service as of January 1, 2022.

Dr. Powlin Manuel has retired from pediatric and allergy practice as of December 31, 2021.

Pediatric services will be provided in the same location by another board-certified pediatrician, Dr. Loreen Karani. Call (337)984-0110 for information.


Powlin Manuel MD, MBA, MS

Powlin Manuel MD, MBA, MS










Dr. Powlin Manuel is board-certified pediatrician who started his pediatric practice in 1977. Dr. Manuel is board-certified in allergist and immunologist who practiced allergy for children and adults since 1983.

Dr. Manuel is appreciative of tremendous love and appreciation expressed by his patients and members of community.

Dr. Manuel received the following awards and honors during his practice:

  • Service To Mankind Award 2001
  • The Louisiana Department Health and Hospitals” State Office of Rural Health Honor
  • Louisiana Citizen of The Year Award
  • Greater Abbeville-Vermilion Chamber of Commerce Award 2000







Customer Quotes

“Dr. Manuel is a phenomenal pediatrician that has over 35 years of experience. He takes his time with every single patient and provides meticulous and compassionate care. He always goes the extra mile to make sure that his patients are getting nothing but top quality treatment. All of this combined with his positive attitude and friendly mannerisms truly make him the best pediatrician in the area. I highly recommend him to everyone.” Zadid Ozil Haq

Iv Been bringing my kids to Dr Manuel for over 20 years and I would never change Dr – he is am aswome Dr and I will always go to Jim r Jaime: Angie Castille

“Dr Manuel is an outstanding physician. Love seeing him” Ray Thomas

Our website provides the most up-to-date information on:

  • the most effective ways to raise your children at all ages and stages of development ( smart-parenting),
  • the most effective means of learning about allergy,
  • the most common triggers of asthma,
  • the most effective tools to understand what is in the air that triggers asthma and allergy attacks, and many more.

Allergy: Links to allergy information

Asthma: Links to asthma information 

 Pediatrics:  Links to Pediatric Information

Parenting: Links to Parenting Instructions

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