Dr. Johnny W. Swiger, MD

Dr. Johnny W. Swiger, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Male | 52 years old

Dr Swiger was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. After completing residency training...Read more

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Dr Swiger was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. After completing residency training at LSU-Shreveport, Dr Swiger moved...   Read More

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      He is fantastic. Always available via MyOschner to answer question and concerns via email. Delivered my first baby and will be delivering the second!
      Dr. Swiger just brightens the room when he enters. He personalizes the experience and provides complete care. He ensures he reviews everything thoroughly and timely. I could not imagine having another gyn.
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      Specialties

      • Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • Adolescent Gynecology
      • Fertility Medicine
      • Gynecologic Surgery
      • Gynecology
      • Laparoscopic Surgery
      • Obstetric & Gynecologic Surgery
      • Obstetrics
      • Robotic Surgery
      • Surgery
      • Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

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      • Obstetrics & Gynecology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
      • Atrophic Vaginitis
      • Blood Disorders
      • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breech Position
      • Cancer
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Cervicitis
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Ectopic Pregnancy
      • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
      • Endometriosis
      • Female Infertility
      • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
      • Gestational Diabetes
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Hemorrhoids
      • High Risk Pregnancy
      • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
      • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
      • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
      • Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
      • Mastodynia
      • Maternal Anemia
      • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
      • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
      • Menstrual Migraine
      • Miscarriages
      • Osteopenia
      • Osteoporosis
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Ovarian Cysts
      • Pap Smear Abnormalities
      • Perimenopause
      • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
      • Preeclampsia
      • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Symptomatic Menopause
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Uterine Fibroids
      • Uterine Prolapse
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
      • Yeast Infections

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Bladder Surgery
      • Cholesterol Screening
      • Colpopexy
      • Colporrhaphy
      • Colposcopy
      • C-Section
      • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
      • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
      • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
      • Endometrial Ablation
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Fetal Monitoring
      • Gonorrhea Screening
      • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
      • Hair Removal
      • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
      • Hepatitis Screening
      • Herpes Simplex Screening
      • HIV Screening
      • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
      • Hysterectomy - Open
      • Hysteroscopy
      • Incontinence Sling Procedure
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Osteoporosis Screening
      • Pregnancy Test
      • Pregnancy Ultrasound
      • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
      • Rh Incompatibility Screening
      • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
      • Sympathectomy
      • Syphilis Screening
      • Thyroid Screening
      • Tubal Ligation
      • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
      • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
      • Vaginal Surgery
      • Vulvectomy

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine

        Completed in 1991

      • Residency Hospital
        La St University

        Completed in 1995

      • Undergraduate School
        Louisiana State Univeristy

        Graduated in 1987

      • Other Education
        Additional Training In Female Urinary Incontinence

        Completed in 1995

        Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine

        Completed in 1987

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Swiger's Office & Staff

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      Dr. Swiger says...

      Dr Swiger was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. After completing residency training at LSU-Shreveport, Dr Swiger moved to Dallas,Texas where he practiced. Dr Swiger served as Chief of Staff at Regional Hospital and headed a three member Midwife Birthing center.

      Dr Swiger moved back to Louisiana in late 1999 to resume practice, and served as Chief of Staff at Lakeview Regional Medical Center and Chairman of OB/GYN.

      Dr Swiger recieved additional training in urogynecology and Robotic gynecologic surgery.

      Dr Swiger specializes in stress urinary incontinence,female pelvic prolapse procedures and  in-office infertility procedures and minimally invasive, SINGLE SITE Robotic Surgery.

      Dr Swiger offers patients the unique option of SINGLE SITE ROBOTIC surgery as opposed to multi-site in order to address the aesthetic needs of his patients in whom multiple incisons would NOT be cosmetically pleasing.

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      Dr. Swiger's Care Philosophy

      Personal care

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      Dr. Swiger says...

      Clinical Interests  

      Single Site Robotic Surgery

      Stress Urinary Incontinence

      Female Pelvic Prolapse

      In Office Intrauterine insemination

      Polycystic ovarian syndrome

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      Dr. Swiger says...

      He is Board Certified with American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. His has a special interest in stress urinary incontinence. He is certfied with the American Academy of Cosmetic Gynecology and Advanced Laparoscopic surgery.