Dr. Pizarro's practice is focused on providing the specialized care women deserve by relying on careful communication, thorough evaluation and advanced techniques. Dr. Pizarro is one of the first specialists in the world to have gained Board Certification in both Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology) and Gynecologic Surgery by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology. He is the only such specialist in the Ark-LA-Tex. His practice is dedicated to the care of women--from well woman exams to management of special and complex conditions. Dr. Pizarro has called Shreveport his home since 1983. He is licensed to practice medicine and surgery in Louisiana and is in good standing. He studied for eight years at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport to complete medical school and residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology. For the following three years Dr. Pizarro received Fellowship training in Urogynecology, Robotics and Pelvic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona. There he gained experience in conservative and surgical management of urinary incontinence, advanced gynecologic laparoscopy and robotics, management of complex gynecologic conditions, and female pelvic reconstruction. Dr. Pizarro has specialized training and extensive experience in laparoscopic-robotic hysterectomy, in-office endometrial ablation for heavy periods, repair of pelvic relaxation, mesh-free robotic colpopexy, surgical and conservative management for urinary incontinence, and other complex surgical conditions in women's health. Dr. Pizarro is fluent in English and Spanish. Dr. Pizarro specializes in diagnostic, conservative and surgical care for women facing conditions from heavy periods to pelvic prolapse to urinary incontinence. You can also schedule your well-woman exam with us. With a focus on surgical gynecology, fellowship training at Mayo Clinic Arizona, and years of dedication to advanced techniques, Dr. Pizarro can help you get the surgical care you deserve. If you are faced with the need for gynecologic surgery, call today for an evaluation. Mayo Clinic-trained and one of the first in the world to be Board-Certified in both gynecology and Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology), Dr. Pizarro offers specialized care for women with pelvic prolapse and urinary incontinence. Call for an appointment today. Referrals are not needed and same-day appointments can often be made.
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Dr. Pizarro's Care Philosophy
As one of the world's first specialists to be Board-Certified in both Urogynecology & Gynecology, my goal is to provide patient-centered, professional & compassionate care in Women's Health. I have the privilege & duty to provide specialized care for patients with unique & very personal medical conditions. I specialize in surgery for pelvic prolapse, treatment of urinary incontinence, urodynamic evaluation and Her Option in-office endometrial ablation for heavy periods. I have offered robotic hysterectomy & mesh-free robotic repair of pelvic prolapse since 2005. Visit www.pizarromd.com to learn more.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pizarro to family and friends is 4.6 out of 5
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Thanks for rating Dr. Pizarro "above average" on Healthgrades! Your satisfaction is very important to Dr. Pizarro. Read the comments of some of Dr. Pizarro's many very happy patients at www.pizarromd.com. Dr. Pizarro is one of the country's first Board-Certified Specialists in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology). Visit pizarromd.com to learn more.