Dr. Prakash Peddi , MD

Hematology , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

(318) 671-75 ,

LSU Medical Health Sciences Center
1541 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71103

Overview

Dr. Prakash Peddi, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Shreveport, LA. He specializes in internal medicine and hematology & oncology.Dr. Peddi earned a Master of Science degree in molecular biology and biotechnology from East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C., and a medical degree from Kakatiya Medical College in India. He moved to Shreveport for an internship and residency at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport and completed a fellowship at the same institution. Dr. Peddi was a professor of medicine at LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport. He was director of sarcoma research at Feist-Weiller Cancer. Center and also served as associate director of breast cancer research for that organization. He has coauthored more than 20 articles in peer-reviewed publications. Dr. Peddi holds memberships in the American College of Physicians, American Society of Hematology, and the American Society of Clinical Oncology. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and is certified in medical oncology by the same organization. The philosophy of practice lies in educating and making patients aware of their diagnosis and discussing multitude of options available. The patient's informed decisions help us to move forward in curing the disease or extending their lives or keeping them comfortable.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 15 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: KAKATIYA MEDICAL COLLEGE,Kakatiya Medical College, India

Graduation Date: in 2004

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Willis-Knighton Medical Center
  • University Health Center
  • Overton Brooks VA Medical Center

Specialties: Hematology , Hematology/Oncology and Medical Oncology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Health Plan
  • Humana HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare

Dr. Peddi's Office Information

LSU Medical Health Sciences Center
1541 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71103
(318) 671-75 ,

Fax: (318) 867-5566
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Peddi's Other Office Information

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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Willis Knighton Hematology and Oncology Associates
2600 Kings Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71103
(318) 610-0860

Fax:( ,3) 318-2128
Website:wkhs.com/cancer
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat12:00 PM-12:00 PM
Sun12:00 PM-12:00 PM

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