Dr. Shobha Joshi, MD

Dr. Shobha Joshi, MD

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Transplant Hepatology  |  
Female  |  
70 y/o
3 reviews

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Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

Learn about Dr. Joshi

Care Philosophy

Dr. Shobha Joshi joined Ochsner Clinic Foundation as Director of Hepatology Research and Transplant Hepatologist in 2008. She received her medical degree from the University of Bombay, India, and completed her internal medicine training at the Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and LSU Affiliated Program. She completed a clinical and research gastroenterology fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana and the University of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. She was an Associate Professor of Medicine at St. Louis University School of Medicine in Missouri, where she conducting research and cared for liver transplant and hepatology patients. She was involved in the development of a hepatitis B drug and has participated in multiple clinical trials for the treatment of hepatitis B, C and encephalopathy. Dr. Joshi has continued her clinical and research work at Tulane University Hospital and Clinic since moving to New Orleans.
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Dr. Joshi's Experience

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Dr. Joshi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
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  • Specializes in Transplant Hepatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Transplant Hepatology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Joshi does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Seth G. S. Medical College/University Of Bombay, India
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Somerset Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Joshi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Joshi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Joshi's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Joshi to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total surveys
Dr. Joshi's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
in Hazlehurst, Ms |
Ochsner always provides a great experience.
in Amite, La |
I have only good things to say about Ochsner and all the doctors, nurses and staff members. I have a special place in my heart for *Dr. Shobha Joshi.
in Paulina, La |
I had a good experience with this provider. I plan on scheduling my appointment with this provider for as long as can.
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Dr. Joshi accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
    Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
    Galaxy Health Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Humana Veterans
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • National Healthcare Alliance
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
    PPO Plus PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

Hospitals where Dr. Joshi has admitting priveleges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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Ochsner Medical Center - Baton Rouge
17000 Medical Center Dr
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
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