Dr. Marya J. Porter, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Female • Age 42

15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Suite 200
Hammond, LA 70403
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Dr. Porter's Experience

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Dr. Porter's Specialties

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

North Oaks Medical Center
15790 Paul Vega Md Drive
Hammond, LA 70403

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Porter

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
MAGNOLIA OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
MAGNOLIA OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Suite 200
Hammond, LA 70403
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    Dr. Porter's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Porter's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colposcopy
    • Contraception
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Dilation and Curettage
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
    • Gynecological Exams
    • Hysterectomy
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
    • Obstetric Ultrasound
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    • Vulvectomy
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    • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cervicitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Dementia
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Incontinence
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Menopause
    • Miscarriages
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Perimenopause
    • Placenta Previa
    • Preeclampsia
    • Pregnancy
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
    • Yeast Infections
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Lsu Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Maryland, Baltimore

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Maryland, Baltimore

    Undergraduate Schools

    Georgetown University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Porter & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Porter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at North Oaks Medical Center where Dr. Porter has admitting privileges:

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    • North Oaks Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Porter

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porter to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Porter's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Porter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Porter accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • HealthFirst
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Tricare
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    • United Healthcare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    MAGNOLIA OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
    15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Suite 200
    Hammond, LA 70403
    (985) 230-7650 (Office)
    (985) 230-7655 (Fax)
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