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Donald L. Sorrells, Jr, MD

Dr. Donald L. Sorrells, Jr, MD

Pediatric Surgery

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations



  • Fellowship: Rhode Island Hospital (2005)
  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1999)
  • Fellowship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1997)
  • Fellowship: Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh (1996)
  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1993)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1993)
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine (1992)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery: Pediatric Surgery

Insurance Accepted

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AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
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 of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
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
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue
People's Health

Conditions Treated

Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Ventral Hernia
Biliary Atresia
Anal Fissure
Pyloric Stenosis
Inguinal Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Intestinal Atresia
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Bone Cancer
Anal Fistula
Hiatal Hernia
Traumatic Brain Injury
Esophageal Fistula

Procedures Performed

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Hernia Repair
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Duodenal Polypectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
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