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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

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
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

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

Procedures Performed

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