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Dr. Amy Sheeder Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Amy Sheeder has the following 2 specialties

  • Hospitalist

    Hospitalists are physicians who specialize in the care of patients in the hospital. The majority of hospitalists are board-certified internists and have completed the same training as other internal medicine doctors including medical school, residency and board certification examination.
    Hospitalist activities include patient care, teaching, research, and leadership related to hospital care. They have more expertise in caring for complicated hospitalized patients on a daily basis since, unlike other specialists or primary care doctors, they spend most of their day in the hospital.
    They often coordinate the care of their patients and act as the central point of communication among the different doctors and nurses involved in the patient's care. They are also the main physician for family members to contact for updates on a loved one.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

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  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • Chest Pain
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Meningitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Sheeder is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Rapides Women's & Children's Hospital

    501 Medical Center Dr
    Alexandria, LA 71301

  • Slidell Memorial Hospital

    1001 Gause Blvd
    Slidell, LA 70458

  • Ochsner Foundation Hospital
  • Ochsner Medical Center-Westbank

    2500 Belle Chasse Hwy
    Gretna, LA 70056

  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation

    1516 Jefferson Hwy
    New Orleans, LA 70121

  • Kenner Regional Medical Center

    180 W Esplanade Ave
    Kenner, LA 70065

  • St Anne General Hospital

    4608 Highway 1
    Raceland, LA 70394

  • Ochsner Baptist Medical Center

    2700 Napoleon Ave
    New Orleans, LA 70115

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Sanford School Of Medicine The University Of South Dakota

    Graduated in 1987

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