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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Arrhythmias
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Syncope
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wiggins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wiggins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wiggins

3.3

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
50%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
10%
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2 Stars
10%
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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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Sandie Mason in Center, Tx – Sep 18, 2017
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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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Longview, TX – Mar 23, 2017
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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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Mary Waggoner in Eros, LA – Dec 06, 2016
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Dr. Wiggins is NOT a good dr.
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Disgusted patient in Texarkana, TX – Nov 14, 2016
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