Dr. Lesley Saketkoo, MD

Dr. Lesley Saketkoo, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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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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Top Care Areas

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Sarcoidosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Raynaud's Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saketkoo "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."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

56  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saketkoo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saketkoo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Saketkoo

3.8

Based on 11 reviews

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Theltrice Carroll in New Orleans, LA – Jul 24, 2018
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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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Paige S in Larose, LA – Feb 22, 2018
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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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Hughes in Ponchatoula, La – Feb 21, 2018
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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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Melanie G in New Orleans, LA – Sep 16, 2016
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