Dr. Lea Bannister, MD

Dr. Lea Bannister, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lea Bannister, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Germantown, TN. She is 55 years old and has been practicing for 27 years. Dr. Bannister is affiliated with Methodist University Hospital and Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis.

7705 Poplar Ave Ste 210

Germantown, TN 38138

Contact Information

(901) 755-8696

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Colposcopy
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more than 71% of peers
Breast Diseases
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more than 68% of peers
Pap Smear
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more than 64% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
10

Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Hypertension
  • Mastodynia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Urinary Disorders
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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 1/27/2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bannister has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bannister has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bannister's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bannister to family and friends
4.6
based on 21 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Bannister'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)
in Memphis, TN |
she is an amazing doctor, i love her so much. She is the best doctor ever i had.
in Cordova TN |
Dr. Bannister is an amazing MD. She is friendly and has excellent bed sIde manners. She sits and has a conversation with you and is genuinely concerned.
in Memphis, TN |
Great doctor deliver my daughter
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bannister accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
    Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Bannister has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
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