Dr. James May, MD

Dr. James May, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. James May, MD is a family medicine specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from LA STATE UNIV SCH OF MED IN SHREVEPORT in 1974 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

6821 Pines Rd Ste 100

Shreveport, LA 71129

Contact Information

(318) 687-5550

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • American Republic
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Best Life & Health Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 17 More

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Dr. May's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. May's bio

This content was provided by Dr. May "Dr. James May is a local pioneer in the specialty of Family Medicine. He was the first resident in family Practice at Louisiana State School of Medicine in Shreveport. He has served as Chief Resident in family Practice there, as well as Clinical Professor of Family Medicine. He established his family medicine practice in west Shreveport in 1986, and has dedicated himself to it ever since. Dr. May, who is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, studied neuroanatomy at the University of South Carolina Medical School and served his internship at University of South Alabama. His experience also includes serving as Emergency Room director at a local hospital, as well as decade-long stint as physician for the City of Shreveport. Dr. May, a member of the Willis-Knighton Physician Network, has made a personal commitment to service. He is noted for traveling the world on medical missions. He has two adult children, both of whom are also physicians."
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

223  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. James May, MD
He's very arrogant and disrespectful at times
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