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Lauren H. Runnels, MD

Dr. Lauren H. Runnels, MD

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (2009)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (2006)
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine (2005)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology: Obstetrics and Gynecology

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
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

Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Maternal Anemia
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Cervical Cancer
Sickle Cell Disease
Atrophic Vaginitis
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
High Risk Pregnancy
Symptomatic Menopause
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Female Infertility
Uterine Prolapse
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Multiple Gestation
Gestational Diabetes
Abdominal Disorders
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
Brain Disorders
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Ovarian Cysts
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Vaginal Prolapse
Yeast Infections
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Uterine Fibroids
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Procedures Performed

Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Fetal Cardiac Screening
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
First Trimester Screening
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Dipstick Urinalysis
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
Bacteriuria Screening
Osteoporosis Screening
Pap Smear
Vaginosis Screening
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Phenylketonuria Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Syphilis Screening
Pregnancy Test
Birth Control
Fetal Monitoring
Pregnancy Ultrasound
STD Screening
Nuchal Translucency Screening
Gonorrhea Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Ovarian Cancer Screening
HIV Screening
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Fetal Ultrasound
Pregnancy Non-Stress Test
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Newborn Metabolic Screening
Breast Cancer Screening
Infertility Evaluation
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