Dr. Sherman Wiggins, MD

Dr. Sherman Wiggins, MD

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Dr. Sherman Wiggins, MD is a cardiology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1453 E Bert Kouns Industrial Loop Ste 112

Shreveport, LA 71105

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
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Dr. Wiggins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wiggins treats Arrhythmias more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wiggins treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Idiopathic
  • Ventricular Fibrillation, Paroxysmal
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wiggins treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Wiggins treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Cardiomyopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wiggins treats Cardiomyopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Wiggins treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile

Dr. Wiggins' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Electrophysiological Study
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sherman Wiggins, MD is a cardiology specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport in 1986 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1993
    Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1989
    Uab Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    Uab Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1986
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport
    Medical School
    1986

Awards

Dr. Wiggins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wiggins

3.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
(1)
1 Star
30%
(3)

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I've seen Dr. Wiggins for eight years. He performed a cardiac ablation on me and I see him for annual appointments. He listens to his patients instead of rushing through the appointment with a "Dr. knows best" attitude. He's got good instincts on managed care. The only downside, one I don't mind...Read More
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Dr. Wiggins asks questions and listens carefully. He explains until you understand. He is very calm and very patient. If you need the best, go to Dr. Wiggins!!!
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Came in for an appointment as a new patient, after an hour and half wait. Saw the man for 3 minutes and he blamed me and ask me "what was I going to do?".He didn't care about seeing me,only about his meeting.He was blameful and very rude. I even brought him all of my records and he never took the...Read More
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Dr. Wiggins is NOT a good dr.
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