Dr. Christopher Gayle, MD

Dr. Christopher Gayle, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(12)
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Dr. Christopher Gayle, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Shreveport, LA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

8001 Youree Dr Ste 320

Shreveport, LA 71115

Contact Information

(318) 212-2870

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Best Life & Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pap Smear
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more than 64% of peers
Yeast Infections
normal
more than 61% of peers
Atrophic Vaginitis
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more than 38% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
37

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (10/31/2013)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Louisiana

Education

  • LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gayle has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gayle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gayle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gayle to family and friends
2.9
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Gayle's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Shreveport, LA |
Dr.Gayle's office was very unprofessional. They belittled every issue that I came to them with as if it wasn't a issue at all. They pretty much sent me away after I expressed my concerned with them. They referred me to one of the worst clinics in Shreveport. I'm pretty sure it wasn't just a...more
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I hardly saw him at appts (maybe 3 times) and when I did all he ever said was hello and see you xweeks. Labor was where Gayle lost all of my respect. I was given an episiotomy without any kind of consent or knowledge beforehand. I had just gotten my epidural and he laid scissors down on the table...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gayle accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Best Life & Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Office of Group Benefits
  • PPO Plus
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    Sterling
  • Texas True Choice
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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Hospitals where Dr. Gayle has admitting privileges

Willis Knighton Bossier Health Center
2400 Hospital Dr
Bossier City, LA 71111
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Willis Knighton South and the Center for Women's Health
2510 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop
Shreveport, LA 71118
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Willis-Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103
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