Dr. Josephine Futrell, MD

Dr. Josephine Futrell, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Josephine Futrell, MD is a dermatologist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Louisiana State University Medical Center in 1989 and specializes in dermatology.

1811 E Bert Kouns Industrial Loop Ste 160

Shreveport, LA 71105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Best Life & Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Itchy Skin
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more than 98% of peers
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more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

51  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Louisiana State University Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Futrell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Futrell to family and friends
34 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Futrell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I have always been pleased with Dr. Futrell. She is very thorough and always ask before she leaves the room if she answered all of my needs and questions. Excellent physician and very pleased. Highly recommends her as a physician!
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We were referred to Dr. Futrell by our pediatrician. She was very patient with her even though she was scared. She was able to talk to her in a way she could understand which was very important to me. Since then, our whole family has started using her as our dermatologist. We very rarely have to...more
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Dr. Futrell is very friendly. She is a great doctor that takes time to explain what is going on and the treatment plan involved. The staff is friendly and helpful, always makes sure that all my questions and concerns have been addressed during my appointment time.
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Dr. Futrell is amazing. She is honest, compassionate, intelligent, and on time. I have never had a bad experience at her office. She treats my medical issues while also taking the time to address overall skin care and cosmetic concerns. She is truly one of the most competent, well rounded...more
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1 Star is too much. You truly WILL NOT get the help you need. Do not use this doctor if you are looking for help and answers or want to be treated decent. Incredibly rude and cold! Heaven forbid if you need to call for follow up care—you will not get it. Save yourself and family from years of...more
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