Dr. Laura Parks, MD

Dr. Laura Parks, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Laura Parks, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 2 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in rheumatology.

1200 N State St Ste 500

Jackson, MS 39202

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Parks' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parks treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Parks treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parks treats Arthritis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Parks treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Elbow Injuries
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Parks treats Elbow Injuries more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Parks treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Parks' conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Autoimmune Diseases
Biological Therapy
Bone Density Scan
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chronic Pain
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Injection of Tendon
IV Therapy
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Psoriatic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Soft Tissue Injections
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to care for patients with rheumatic autoimmune diseases in a compassionate and comprehensive manner, emphasizing evidence-based treatment strategies.  Because many rheumatic diseases are lifelong conditions, I value patient-doctor relationships built on mutual trust and respect.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Pediatrics
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 2016
    University Of Mississippi
    Fellowship Hospital
    2016
  • 2012
    University Of Mississippi
    Residency Hospital
    2012
  • 2012
    Division Of Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
    Residency Hospital
    2012
  • 2008
    Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2008
  • 2004
    University Of Mississippi
    Undergraduate School
    2004

Awards

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I have never had an experience like this. After you wait at least an hour to be seen, she will come in and overwhelm you with information about everything. Hope that you never need anything other than what you get at your visit. It is virtually impossible to get her nurse to return your call no...Read More
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I am a new patient with Dr. Parks and have a rare auto-immune disorder complicated with Deg. Arthritis. At first was reluctant to attend Baptist Premiere for I had been there prior with 2 other doctors. Dr. Parks was a pleasure to meet and I was pleased with the knowledge she had concerning my...Read More
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I liked Dr parks initially, but I had to go online to view my results. They are horrible at calling you to follow up on lab results. It was my first visit, but I would not go back because of the communication after the visit.
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