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Let us help you acheive your weight loss goal.

Internal Medicine Specialists, Inc. is pleased to provide you with an opportunitiy to lose weight and maintian a healthy lifestyle with the Ideal Protein Weigh Loss Method. We started our weight loss journey on October 1, 2013. We have lost over 9,091 pounds to date. This program is supervised by our medical providers. Please visit our website at www.imshealthylifestyle.com to learn more about the program or call one of our coaches at 504-648-2508. You do not have to be a patient to participate.



Internal Medicine Specialists, Inc. 

Welcome to Internal Medicine Specialists, Inc.. Internal Medicine Specialists was founded in 1976, by Thomas E. Oelsner, MD, and Jay M. Shames, MD. Internal Medicine Specialists’ goals are to provide the highest quality, cost effective medical care to our patients with a caring touch. 

We are an innovative multi-specialty practice located in New Orleans, Louisiana.  At Internal Medicine Specialists, we strive to offer our patients convenient, high-quality care.  One of the ways we do this is by offering our patients online health services through our website.

These services include online appointment scheduling, access to medical records, and more.  If you are currently a patient with our clinic and interested in signing up for these services, simply click on the Register link at the top of this page and follow the instructions to sign-up.

If you are interested in learning more about becoming a patient with our clinic, please click on the New Patient Registration tab above and follow the instructions for new patient registration, or you can contact us at 504-648-2530.