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Dr. Hosein M. Shokouh-Amiri, MD

Transplant Surgery, General Surgery

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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  • Residency: University of Tennessee Health Science Center (2012)
  • Fellowship: University of Aarhus (1992)
  • Residency: Kobenhaun Kommune Hospitallet (1984)
  • Residency: Kobenhaun Kommune Hospitallet (1981)
  • Residency: Rigs Hospitalet , Herlen Hospital (1981)
  • Internship: Shiraz University (1980)
  • Medical School: Pahlavi University Medical School (1976)
  • Residency: Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen (1889)

Insurance Accepted

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AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue

Conditions Treated

Ventral Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Barrett's Esophagus
Liver Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Incisional Hernia
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Hiatal Hernia
Small Intestine Cancer
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pancreatic Cancer
Bone Cancer
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Biliary Atresia
Pleural Effusion
Gastric Ulcer
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Secondary Malignancies
Abdominal Pain
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Esophageal Varices
Crohn's Disease
Bile Duct Cancer
Lung Cancer
Breast Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Thyroid Nodule
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Pyloric Stenosis
Inguinal Hernia
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Partial Lung Collapse
Varicose Veins
Gallbladder Cancer
Colorectal Cancer

Procedures Performed

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Heart Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Wound Repair
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Biliary Drainage
Abdominal Organ Transplant
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Tracheal Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Liver Resection
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Gastroenterology Procedures
Excision of Skin Lesion
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Liver Transplant
Lung Surgery
Hernia Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Bile Duct Procedure
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Gallbladder Removal
Dialysis Access Procedures
Head and Neck Surgery
Intestinal and Multivisceral Transplant
Whipple Procedure
Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Surgery
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Appendectomy, Open
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Kidney Surgery
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Varicose Vein Procedure
Esophageal Surgery
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Duodenal Polypectomy
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Port Placements or Replacements
Stomach Surgery
Puncture Aspiration
Bladder Surgery
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
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