Shobha Nadkarni Joshi , MD

Gastroenterology , Hepatology and Internal Medicine

Overview

Dr. Joshi received her medical degree from the University of Bombay, India. After completing her Internal Medicine training at the Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and LSU Affiliated Program, she did her clinical and research Gastroenterology fellowship at Tulane University and the University of Pittsburgh. She was an Associate Professor of Medicine at St. Louis University School of Medicine, where doing basic research, she took care of liver transplant patients and general 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. Since moving to New Orleans, she continued her clinical and research work at Tulane University Hospital and Clinic.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 50 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Seth G S Medical College

Graduation Date: in 1970

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Ochsner Medical Center Baton Rouge
  • Ochsner Medical Center Jefferson Highway

Specialties: Gastroenterology , Hepatology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS LA BlueConnect HMO POS
  • BCBS LA Community Blue HMO/POS
  • BCBS LA HMO LA HMO/POS MRF
  • BCBS LA Preferred Care PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Louisiana HMOx MRF
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Joshi's Office Information

Fax: (504) 484-2009
Website: ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Joshi's Other Office Information

The Gayle And Tom Benson Cancer Center
1514 Jefferson Hwy
Jefferson, LA 70121
(866) 624-7637

Fax:(504) 473-6481
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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Ochsner Clinic
22070 Highway 59
Abita Springs, LA 70420
(985) 892-0879

Fax:(985) 587-5238
Website:www.ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Fax:(504) 483-7019
Website:ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Ochsner Medical Center
1514 Jefferson Hwy
Jefferson, LA 70121
(504) 842-3000

Fax:(504) 484-2334
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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Ochsner Clinic
1000 Ochsner Blvd
Covington, LA 70433
(985) 875-2828

Fax:
Website:www.ochsner.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

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