Dr. Destin Black

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"When I did my rotation in gynecologic oncology I knew right away that I had found my calling."

  • Medical School - LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport
  • Residency - LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport
  • Fellowship - Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Board Certified in Gynecologic Oncology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Black graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center where she also completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Following residency she was accepted for a four-year surgical fellowship at the prestigious Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City where she was named the top surgical fellow at graduation.

A cum laude scholar, she received the American Society of Clinical Oncology Merit Award, Lucy Wortham James Research Award, and Michael E. Burt Memorial Award for Clinical Excellence. 

Dr. Black has authored numerous peer-reviewed research papers and book chapters. She was selected to serve on the program committee for the 2008 Society of Gynecologic Oncology Annual Meeting. 

She is a member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Louisiana State Medical Society, the Shreveport Medical Society, and the American Medical Association. 

Dr. Black is part of the Willis-Knighton Cancer Center team and is Director of Gynecologic Oncology at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport.