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Dr. Scott Ritch, MD

Pediatrics*
4.6 (9)
Map Pin Small Shreveport, LA
Accepting new patients
33 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Scott Ritch, MD

Dr. Scott Ritch, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Shreveport, LA. They specialize in Pediatrics, has 33 years of experience. They graduated from LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY / ALEXANDRIA CAMPUS and is affiliated with WK Bossier Health Center and Highland Medical Center. Dr. Ritch, completed a residency at Lsu Health Science Center University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ritch an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Ritch works at Practice in Shreveport, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Fever and Common Cold along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ritch's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Mid City Pediatrics
    2225 Line Ave, Shreveport, LA 71104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 221-2225
  2. 2
    Mid City Pediatrics
    2225 Line Ave, Shreveport, LA 71104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (318) 300-3347

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • WK Bossier Health Center
  • Highland Medical Center

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Athlete's Foot
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Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Balanitis
Balanoposthitis
Black Eye
Bladder Infection
Blepharitis
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Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
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Overweight
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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
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    Specialties*
    • Pediatrics

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
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    NPI Number
    • 1770588576
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Lsu Health Science Center University Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY / ALEXANDRIA CAMPUS
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    Dr. Scott Ritch, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ritch is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ritch has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ritch has seen patients for Fever and Common Cold, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ritch on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Ritch. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ritch.

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