Dr. Katherine Swing, MD

Dr. Katherine Swing, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Katherine Swing, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. She specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

Ochsner Health Center - Baptist Napoleon Medical Plaza

2820 Napoleon Ave Ste 520

New Orleans, LA 70115
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Insurance Accepted

  • Access Care
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • PHCS
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Vaginosis Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trichomoniasis Screening
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Swing's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Swing "Dr. Swing was born in Naples, Florida and attended Stetson University in DeLand, FL, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and graduated Summa Cum Laude. She subsequently received a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of South Florida College of Medicine. During medical school, she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honorary medical society and was awarded the Tampa General Hospital Medical Staff and Clinical Scholar’s Award. She completed her internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Louisiana State University Health Sciences, serving as Chief Resident her final year of training. Upon graduation, Dr. Swing practiced at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center as a clinical instructor, teaching residents and medical students surgical skills as well as giving numerous didactic lectures. She was in private practice for 12 years before joining Ochsner Health System in 2016. She has been awarded the Patient’s Choice Recognition and Compassionate Doctor Award multiple times by her patients. Dr. Swing’s practice focuses on Obstetrics, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, comprehensive women’s health and fitness, and robotic surgery. She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Dr. Swing is also member of the Obesity Medicine Association, The Obesity Society, and the Society of Robotic Surgery."


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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated


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45  Procedures

  • 3D Ultrasound
  • Birth Control
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cryosurgery
  • C-Section
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Intra Uterine Insemination
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening


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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

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  • Stetson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University of South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Lsu School Of Med University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Lsu School Of Med University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swing has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swing's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swing to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

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Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Swing's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Swing made me feel very comfortable! She is engaging and friendly. She listened to all of my issues and seemed to really take in interest in trying to help me solve my problem. I would recommend her to anyone! The office staff was also very friendly and helpful.
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Dr. Swing is the best OBGYN I've ever had. She is also the smartest Doctor I've ever seen - period. It's easy to see how devoted she is to her patients. Highly highly recommend Dr. Swing!!!
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Dr. Swing has been my doctor for over 9 years. At our very first visit, she spent more time on my health history and chart than any other doctor had. She was and still is incredibly thorough, taking that extra glance at a patient's chart to notice something that an entire room of her peers might...more
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Dr. Swing was able to diagnose me with PCOS. But, the buck definitely stopped there. She allowed one of my labs to go unresulted for a month and when she did finally call me with my diagnosis, she talked to me as if I was a complete stranger (even though I had been under her direct care for...more
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