Shreveport Cancer Facility

Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Shreveport provides residents with compassionate, convenient and high-quality care. The Center’s medical staff and treatment team are dedicated to delivering the most advanced cancer care in a comfortable, supportive setting. Our Center offers the most personal experience and most effective approach to treating your unique diagnosis – all within minutes of home.

Services Offered in Shreveport

If you or someone you know is diagnosed with cancer Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center is here to help every step of the way. The Cancer Center provides medical oncology services and clinical trials, along with vital support services to provide the best outcome for al Rapides Parish residents. Together, through individualized treatment and care, we work in collaboration with you and your family to triumph over cancer.

Also at this location

Endocrinology focuses on hormones, endocrine glands and organs that make up the endocrine system. These services offer support to individuals facing a variety of endocrine disorders, from diabetes to hormonal imbalances. Hormones play a key role in many body functions, like metabolism, growth, sleep and sexual function.
Through a multidisciplinary approach, our expert team provides comprehensive evaluations and personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient’s unique needs. Whether it’s optimizing insulin levels or addressing thyroid abnormalities, our goal is to restore hormonal balance and improve overall quality of life. By offering state-of-the-art diagnostic tools and the latest advancements in endocrine care, we empower patients to take control of their health and achieve better outcomes.

Gynecology services encompass a wide range of women’s health needs, especially those affecting the reproductive system, including uterus, fallopian tubes, ovaries and breasts. Patients receive personalized care through comprehensive wellness exams for women. We also offer Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy to treat hormone imbalances for women. Our dedicated team of gynecologists specializes in providing personalized care that addresses the unique health concerns of each woman.
Through preventive screenings and treatments, we encourage a proactive approach to women’s health to optimize overall well-being. Our compassionate care team focuses on education to empower patients with the knowledge and resources they need to make informed decisions about their health.

Painful inflammation in joints or other parts of the body can be a significant hindrance in everyday activities. Our Rheumatology services offer advanced treatment options for individuals living with rheumatoid arthritis and other joint-related or musculoskeletal conditions. Our team of experts employs a comprehensive approach to care that addresses symptoms and underlying
causes of pain and inflammation in joints, muscles and tendons.
We strive to minimize discomfort and enhance mobility for our patients. With early intervention and disease management, patients can prevent long-term complications and enhance overall joint health. By staying at the forefront of research and innovation, our team is committed to providing compassionate and effective care that enables our patients to live life to the fullest.



Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 4:00pm
8:00am - 12:00pm
Saturday - Sunday

Important Phone Numbers

Main Phone
(805) 295-4715

Doctors at this Location

Manish Dhawan, MD
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Manish Dhawan, M.D.
  • Medical Oncology
Richa Dhawan, MD
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Richa Dhawan, M.D.
  • Rheumatology
Joseph Pineda, MD
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Joseph A. Pineda, M.D.
  • Gynecology
Alicia Lowery, AOCNP
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Alicia Lowery, AOCNP
  • Clinical Genetics
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
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Marquitta Brown, DNP
  • Endocrinology