Dr. Stephen Hales, MD

Dr. Stephen Hales, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Stephen Hales, MD is a pediatrics specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in pediatrics and family medicine.Read his story

3525 Prytania St Ste 603

New Orleans, LA 70115

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Golden Rule
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  • Humana
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  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
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Dr. Hales' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hales "Dr. Hales has practiced pediatrics in New Orleans since 1978. He started Hales Pediatrics in 1982 as a single physician practice. He is a graduate of the University of Utah College of Medicine. After completing his pediatric residency in Arizona he served for two years in the United States Public Health Service, followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Immunology and Allergy at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at LSU School of Medicine, where he teaches a course on doctor/patient relationships and medical ethics to first year students. He has served on the Boards of Trustees for Children's Hospital, the Alliance of Not-for-Profit Hospitals, the Parenting Center at Children's Hospital, Metairie Park Country Day School, St. George's Episcopal School, the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Good Shepherd School. Post-Katrina he has worked to support educational reform in New Orleans as a founding Board Member of New Schools for New Orleans and the Pro Bono Publico Foundation. He is also a Director and member of the Executive Committee of Fidelity Homestead Savings Bank. He and his wife, Nancy, are the parents of six sons and grandparents of thirteen grandchildren (mostly granddaughters)."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hales "Please see www.halespediatrics.com for further information."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

120  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Immunization
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Strep Test
  • Wellness Examination

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  • University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Phoenix Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Tex Health Science
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

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  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

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