Dr. Jay Shames, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 81
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Dr. Jay Shames, MD
Dr. Jay Shames, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 81 years old and has been practicing for 56 years. Dr. Shames is affiliated with Interim LSU Hospital.

3525 Prytania St Ste 526

New Orleans, LA 70115

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Dr. Jay Shames, MD

Dr. Jay Shames, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Shames' Experience

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Dr. Shames' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pulmonology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Emphysema
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Touro Infir
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shames has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shames accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shames has admitting privileges

Interim LSU Hospital
2021 Perdido St
New Orleans, LA 70112
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