Michael Perniciaro , MD

Woman's Faculty



Michael Perniciaro, MD is a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist in Baton Rouge with more than 37 years of experience. He provides a full range of services to patients at Louisiana Women’s Health and specializes in colposcopies, hysterectomies, ovarian surgeries, and oophorectomies (removal of one or both ovaries).

Dr. Perniciaro is one of the most awarded doctors in Baton Rouge, as determined by Vitals (an online consumer-driven patient review platform). He's an eight-time winner of the Patients’ Choice Award, six-time winner of the Compassionate Doctor Award, a four-time winner of the On-Time Doctor Award, and has been named a Vitals Top 10 Doctor for Baton Rouge in recognition of his continuous standard of excellence.

Dr. Perniciaro attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He then went on to complete his medical internship at Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital in Baton Rouge, followed by an OB/GYN residency through Charity Hospital in New Orleans. Dr. Perniciaro is a member of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Additionally, he is a member of the East Baton Rouge Parish Medical Society and the Louisiana State Medical Society.

Gynecology: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Physician group

  • Louisiana Women's Healthcare

Special Interests

  • Physician Assisted Robotic Surgery
  • Also offers services at Louisiana Women's Center for Aesthetics