Dr. Bankston is a skilled obstetrician and gynecological surgeon at Louisiana Women’s Healthcare in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
The University High of Baton Rouge graduate completed undergraduate studies at the University of Georgia in Athens with a bachelor’s degree in biology. She was awarded her medical degree at Louisiana Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, LA before undergoing a four-year residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, TN. During her residency, Dr. Bankston’s specialized training focused on minimally invasive and robotic gynecological surgery, contraception management, and high and low risk obstetrics. She served as Chief Resident from 2000-2001.
Dr. Bankston is passionate about caring for women and looks forward to providing this in the community where she grew up. As an OB/GYN, her goal is to help women be their best and healthiest selves at all stages of life. She believes in the importance of educating women about their health and healthcare options so that they are empowered to make their own decisions.
When not serving women in our community, Dr. Bankston enjoys traveling, spending time outdoors, cooking, trying out new restaurants, and cheering on both the LSU Tigers and the Georgia Bulldogs.