Dr. Lauren Runnels enjoys taking care of moms-to-be who are experiencing high-risk pregnancies. If you have had a cesarean section but would prefer to deliver your next baby vaginally, Dr. Runnels would welcome the opportunity to work with you.
As a residency-trained obstetrician and gynecologist, Dr. Runnels is proficient in diagnosing and treating a multitude of gynecologic issues. Dr Runnels knows that pregnancy or illness can create uncertainty and anxiety, so she is committed to minimizing your physical and emotional stress. She takes pride in performing minimally-invasive surgery such as laparoscopy, endometrial ablations and hysteroscopic sterilization.
Dr. Runnels finished medical school here in Shreveport in 2005, and completed her training in 2009 from LSUHSC, where she continues to be a part of training as a Gratis Faculty physician. Through this position, she is able to train OBGYN residents. She is a member of the American Congress of Obstetrician and Gynecologists. Dr. Runnels is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Dr. Runnels is a graduate of Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge. She currently lives in Shreveport with her husband and daughter.