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L.Gregory Blanton, M.D.

Watch VideoDr. Gregory Blanton has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology in Shreveport-Bossier since 1998. He has developed an excellent reputation for using minimally invasive procedures when a hysterectomy is needed. He is committed to continuing his education on the latest innovations in laparoscopic hysterectomies.

If you are expecting a baby, you can count on Dr. Blanton to care for you and your baby with a high level of expertise, even if you are having a troublesome pregnancy.

A lifelong resident of Northwest Louisiana, Dr. Blanton finished medical school at age 23. His family has been dedicated to health care for generations. The Blanton Memorial Health Unit in Springhill, LA is named in honor of his uncle. His parents are Springhill residents. He and his partner, Dr. Scott Robertson, are cousins.

Following medical school, Dr. Blanton studied general surgery at Shreveport’s LSU Health Sciences Center before moving to Pensacola, Florida to learn about specializing in obstetrics and gynecology. He rose through the ranks to become Chief resident a Sacred Heart Hospital there. He moved home to Louisiana in 1998.


Fast Facts About
Dr. Blanton

  • Medical School:
    • Louisiana State University Medical Center - Shreveport
  • Residency:
    • University of Florida College of Medicine, Pensacola, FL
  • Certification:
    • Diplomate American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology December 2001
  • Honors/ Awards:
    • Chief Resident, Obstetrics and Gynecology - University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Professional Societies/ Memberships:
    • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Shreveport Medical Society
    • Louisiana State Medical Society