William L. Norwood, Jr, MD

Medical Specialties

General Surgery
(Certified, American Board of Surgery)

Bariatric Surgery

Medical Expertise & Areas of Interests

Bariatric (Weight Loss) Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery
Robotic-Assisted Surgery
Single Port Gallbladder Surgery
LINX for GERD

Education

Medical School - University of Arkansas for Med. Sciences

Internship

LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Residency

LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine

Insurances Accepted*

  • AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
  • Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
  • Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
  • Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
  • Cigna HealthCare
  • Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
  • First Health
  • GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
  • Gilsbar
  • Health Plus of Louisiana
  • Healthy Blue
  • Humana
  • Humana Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • IMA of Louisiana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Louisiana Medicaid
  • Mail Handler’s Benefit Plan (Aetna)
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Medicare Traditional Part B
  • Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
  • Novasys Health
  • PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
  • PPO Plus
  • Tricare for Life
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Select / Standard
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
  • Workers Compensation

*Insurance Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

Additional Information

Gender: Male

Age: 79

In Practice Since: 1973



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