Dr. Anthony Lama, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 67

Dr. Anthony Lama, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in New Orleans, LA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from New York State U, College of Medicine - Upstate medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with Touro Infirmary. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lama to book an appointment.

Dr. Lama

Anthony J Lama MD Apmc

2620 Jena St New Orleans, LA 70115
Telehealth services available

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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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    Renee Brown – Sep 16, 2019
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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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    James White in New Orleans, LA – Jun 03, 2016
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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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    About Me


    Dr. Anthony Lama, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in New Orleans, LA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more


    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications


    Cornell University NY Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    SUNY Downstate Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    University at Buffalo - State University of New York
    Internship Hospital
    New York State U, College of Medicine - Upstate
    Medical School


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    What are Dr. Anthony Lama, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Lama frequently treats Anemia, Fever, and Nausea. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lama treats.

    Where is Dr. Anthony Lama, MD's office located?

    Dr. Lama's office is located at 2620 Jena St, New Orleans, LA 70115. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Dr. Lama's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Acidosis
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Kidney Failure
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Amyloidosis
    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Asthma
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Atherosclerosis
    • Back Pain
    • Bedsores
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Boil
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cellulitis
    • Chest Pain
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Prostatitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cough
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dehydration
    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes Counseling
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dizziness
    • Dyslipidemia
    • Dysphagia
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Esophagitis
    • Fever
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastroparesis
    • Gout
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Heartburn
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Immunization Administration
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Insomnia
    • Iodine Deficiency
    • Itchy Skin
    • Joint Pain
    • Kidney Stones
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Limb Pain
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Malnutrition
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
    • Nausea
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Nephritis and Nephropathy
    • Nephrotic Syndrome
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteomalacia
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Overweight
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pneumonia
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Polyuria
    • Prostatitis
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
    • Renal Osteodystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Ringworm
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Smoking Cessation Counseling
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stye
    • Swine Flu
    • Throat Pain
    • Thyroid Goiter
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
    • Torticollis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Vertigo
    • Vitamin B Deficiency
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wellness Examination
    • Wheezing
    • Yeast Infections

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    Anthony J Lama MD Apmc2620 Jena St New Orleans, LA 70115
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