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About Dr. Richard L Wigle
Dr. Richard L Wigle, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Shreveport, LA. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Surgical Critical Care, Trauma Surgery and Surgery. Dr. Wigle is affiliated with Willis-Knighton South & The Center for Women's Health. He speaks English.
Dr. Richard L Wigle has the following 3 specialties
- Surgical Critical Care
- Trauma Surgery
Trauma surgeons treat patients who come to emergency rooms and require surgery after any kind of accident. They know how to act quickly, assess the patient’s condition, and decide on a course of action. They work fast to coordinate with other physicians and specialists in the hospital if needed, such as neurosurgeons and radiologists, so they can properly diagnose the injury and stabilize patients.
Common trauma injuries include bleeding, burns, brain or other internal injuries, shock and loss of limbs. Because they treat patients in traumatic situations, they’re also typically skilled in offering some level of emotional support to help the patient cope with confusion and grief that may result from their accident.
- Critical Care
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Dr. Wigle is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
45 Years Experience
State University Of New York Upstate Medical University
Graduated in 1973
Dr. Richard L Wigle accepts the following insurance providers.
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
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Locations & DirectionsLSU Medical Health Sciences Center, 1541 Kings Hwy, Shreveport, LA
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