Dr. Lesley Saketkoo, MD

Dr. Lesley Saketkoo, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Lesley Saketkoo, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in rheumatology.

1415 Tulane Ave Fl 7

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

(504) 988-8600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Saketkoo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sarcoidosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saketkoo treats Sarcoidosis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Saketkoo treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Sarcoidosis of the Optic Nerve
Raynaud's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saketkoo treats Raynaud's Disease more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Saketkoo treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Saketkoo treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Saketkoo treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

In addition to recognition for her reseach efforts, Dr. Saketkoo has been repeatedly awarded and recognised throughout her medical career for being a physician who is dedicated to clinical excellence, patient advocacy, care and comfort.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2008
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2008
  • 2006
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2003
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002

Languages

  • Farsi
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Awards

Dr. Saketkoo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saketkoo

3.8

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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  • 16 – 30 minutes
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I started seeing Dr. Saketkoo seven years ago for Scleroderma. She was the first physician to treat my condition aggressively enough to restore my quality of life. She is very thorough. She always gives you her undivided attention and time. I've never met a physician more dedicated to her job and...Read More
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I've been a patient of Dr. Lesley Saketkoo since 2014. She always gives me the time and specialized care that my condition requires. She and her staff at Tulane Medical Center have consistently been supportive when it comes to request and/or information that I've needed. I don't live in New Orleans...Read More
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Dr. Saketkoo is thorough and deeply compassionate/passionate about her patients. She's the only Dr. In New Orleans Metro Area that really understands the complexities of sarcoidosis. She goes far and above to treat and educate patients in and out of clinic. She is part of the force behind the...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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

Affiliated Hospitals

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Interim LSU Hospital

New Orleans, LA

Touro Infirmary

New Orleans, LA

Tulane Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

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