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John W. Waterfallen, M.D.
  • Undergraduate: Centenary College, Shreveport, LA. Graduated with honors - 1974
  • Medical School: LSU School of Medicine, Shreveport, LA - 1977
Postgraduate Education
  • Residency: LSU Medical Center, Shreveport, LA - 1981
Board Certification
  • Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology 1983
  • Fellow, American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hospital Staff Memberships
  • Willis-Knighton Hospital
    • WK-Pierremont
    • WK-South
  • Christus Schumpert Hospital System
    • Christus Highland Medical Center
Professional Affiliations
  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG)
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
  • The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  • Louisiana State Medical Society
  • Northwest Louisiana Medical Society
  • Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce

John Waterfallen, M.D. A native of Shreveport, LA, Dr. John Waterfallen has been in private practice since 1981. He has extensive medical experience in well woman care, gynecologic surgery, and obstetric care for the pregnant patient. He is a leader in the Shreveport-Bossier City OB/GYN community to embrace the advancement of laparoscopic procedures. Dr. Waterfallen has a passion for his success in building one of the leading private practices in the area. With over thirty years of experience he has enjoyed delivering babies and providing quality healthcare for women as well as remaining up to date with the ever-changing healthcare arena. His practice specializes in a spectrum of women's care --- general Ob/gyn, infertility, routine and high-risk pregnancy, gynecologic surgery, minimally invasive procedures, and menopause. Dr. Waterfallen provides thorough individualized care to each patient. His strengths include careful attention to detail of his patient's needs and providing solutions to their medical problems.

Dr. Waterfallen graduated with honors from Centenary College in 1974. He obtained his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport in 1977 and completed his residency training in 1981 from LSU Medical Center in Shreveport, where he was Chief resident. Dr. Waterfallen began his private medical practice in 1981. He joined Dr. Robert Tucker and founded OB/GYN Associates of Shreveport in 1984. Dr. Waterfallen practices obstetrics and gynecology. He is Board Certified by The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is a member of the Louisiana State Medical Society and the Shreveport Medical Society.

He and his wife, Lisa, have two daughters. He enjoys spending time with his family, LSU Tiger football, gardening, and reading.