Ashley Willett, MD

Dr. A. Sunshine Willett earned her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans in 2002. She completed her residency training at L.S.U. New Orleans, where she was elected as Chief Resident during her last year.

Dr. Willett is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

She is currently a member of the East Baton Rouge Parish Medical Society, American Society for Colonoscopy and Cervical Pathology, and a fellow in the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Away from her medical practice, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.

Overview

Specialties

  • OB/GYN

Physician Groups

  • Louisiana Women's Healthcare

Website:

www.lwha.com

CREDENTIALS

Certifications

  • OB/GYN: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Special Interests

Special Interests

Dr. Willett treats all obstetrical patients from low-high risk, as well as gynecologic patients ranging from adolescence to menopause. Her special interests include women's health education, laparoscopic surgery (including laparoscopic hysterectomy), as well as uterine preserving surgery such as endometrial ablations.

In addition to medicated deliveries, Dr. Willett also practices the following natural childbirth options, for the low risk patient:
  • Light diet during labor
  • Ambulation during labor
  • Use of a certified doula
  • Tub labor
  • Routine Pitocin after delivery not required
  • Intermittent electronic fetal monitoring during labor