Dr. Marya Porter, MD

Dr. Marya Porter, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
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Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Marya Porter, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Hammond, LA. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

15813 Paul Vega MD Dr Ste 200

Hammond, LA 70403

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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Pap Smear
very high
more than 89% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
high
more than 89% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Porter ""I am here to empower women to take control of their health care. I love helping my patients with the transitions in their lives, whether it is a young girl learning about her body, a mother having a baby, or a woman entering the mature stage of her life. At Magnolia, we try to create an environment where our patients feel free to ask us anything because we believe building trust translates to better health.""
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Trichomoniasis
  • 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

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • 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
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening

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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.

Education

  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Maryland, Baltimore
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Maryland, Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Porter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Porter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porter to family and friends
5.0
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Porter'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Ponchatoula, LA |
Dr Porter is simply amazing! She is super patient and thorough and explains everything in a way that anyone can understand. Her bedside manner is the best. I wish she could be my doctor for everything! I tell everyone I know that they should switch if they aren't already seeing Dr Porter.
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Dr. Porter accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Humana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Peoples Health
    Choices 65 #14 for Metro New Orleans Area HMO
    Choices 65 #14 for St. Tammany Parish
    Choices Platinum #009 HMO
    Choices Select HMO
    Group Medicare for Office of Group Benefits HMO-POS
    Group Medicare HMO-POS
    Secure Health HMO-SNP
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
    AAA0 Vantage ZERO -Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA1 Value Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA3 Premium Plan -Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA4 Traditional Plus Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO
    AAA6 Vantage Capitol Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA7 Community Care-Plus Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Porter has admitting privileges

North Oaks Medical Center
15790 Paul Vega MD Dr
Hammond, LA 70403
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