Dr. Anthony Lama, MD

Internal Medicine •  Male • Age 66

Dr. Lama

Anthony J Lama MD

2620 Jena St Ste 410 New Orleans, LA 70115

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Dr. Anthony Lama, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1984 and specializes in internal medicine and nephrology.


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Has taken care of me for 6 years now. Always finds the doctor's I need for areas that are not his specialty. Highly recommend.
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Thirty years of patient experience with Dr. Lama. I am a tough case for any physician. Dr Lama has always dealt with my problems as if I was family.
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Dr. Lama really cares about his patients. He listens and also explains things until you understand. He is very thorough and has a wonderful bedside manner. I would recommend him in a second to anyone needing his expertise.
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Biography

Dr. Anthony Lama, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1984 and specializes in internal medicine and nephrology.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

Cornell University Ny Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Westchester Cnty Med Center
Residency Hospital
1986
SUNY Downstate Med Center
Residency Hospital
1985
University At Buffalo State University Of New York
Internship Hospital
1984
SUNY Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
Medical School
1988
1986
1985
1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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(504) 897-5528

Dr. Lama accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Dr. Lama's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency