Katherine Swing, MD

Dr. Swing was born in Naples, Florida and attended Stetson University in DeLand, FL, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and graduated Summa Cum Laude. She subsequently received a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of South Florida College of Medicine. During medical school, she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honorary medical society and was awarded the Tampa General Hospital Medical Staff and Clinical Scholar’s Award. She completed her internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Louisiana State University Health Sciences, serving as Chief Resident her final year of training.

Upon graduation, Dr. Swing practiced at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center as a clinical instructor, teaching residents and medical students surgical skills as well as giving numerous didactic lectures. She was in private practice for 12 years before joining Ochsner Health System in 2016. She has been awarded the Patient’s Choice Recognition and Compassionate Doctor Award multiple times by her patients.

Dr. Swing’s practice focuses on Obstetrics, bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, comprehensive women’s health and fitness, and robotic surgery. She is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and a Diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Dr. Swing is also member of the Obesity Medicine Association, The Obesity Society, and the Society of Robotic Surgery.

Medical School

University of South Florida College of Medicine


Louisiana State Univeristy Medical Center

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