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Edwin H. Byrd, Jr., MD

Dr. Edwin H. Byrd, Jr., MD


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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1969)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1965)
  • Medical School: LSU Medical Center in New Orleans (1964)
  • University: Louisiana College (1958)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology: Gynecology

Insurance Accepted

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.

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
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
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

Conditions Treated

Ovarian Cysts
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Uterine Prolapse
Uterine Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Female Infertility
Symptomatic Menopause
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Atrophic Vaginitis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Vaginal Prolapse
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
Uterine Fibroids
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse

Procedures Performed

Fetal Ultrasound
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Screening
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Pregnancy Non-Stress Test
Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Newborn Metabolic Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Nuchal Translucency Screening
Pregnancy Test
Syphilis Screening
Gonorrhea Screening
Phenylketonuria Screening
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Infertility Evaluation
Vaginosis Screening
First Trimester Screening
Pap Smear
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Dipstick Urinalysis
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Fetal Cardiac Screening
HIV Screening
Bacteriuria Screening
Wellness Examination
STD Screening
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