Dr. John Waterfallen, MD

Dr. John Waterfallen, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. John Waterfallen, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 1977 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

7941 Youree Dr

Shreveport, LA 71105

Contact Information

(318) 797-7941

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Waterfallen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 99% of peers
Perimenopause
very high
more than 99% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Waterfallen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Centenary College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waterfallen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waterfallen's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waterfallen to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Waterfallen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr.Waterfallen is one of the most kind & compassionate OBGYNs I've encountered. I have had 3 different OBs deliver me & Waterfallen is my favorite. He is also specialized in high risk pregnancy and assisted me in a healthy delivery. If you are looking for someone knowledgeable & compassionate he's...more
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Dr. Waterfallen was able to diagnosis me right off and now I have two beautiful daughter.
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The absolute best Dr you could ever ask for. He is the kindest Christian man I've ever met ! Delivered both my girls, and diagnosed my Breast cancer, has been with me every step of the way. Love him with all of my heart!
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