Stephen Hales, MD

Dr. Hales has practiced pediatrics in New Orleans for more than forty years. He values relationships with families that now extend over several generations. Active in the community, Dr. Hales serves on the boards of Children's Hospital and LCMC Health. He also works to support school reform in New Orleans, serving on the boards of New Schools for New Orleans and the Pro Bono Publico Foundation.

The pediatricians at Hales Pediatrics--Dr. Hales, Dr. Oates, Dr. Milvid, Dr. Gorman, Dr. Haydel, and Dr. Thomas provide medical care for infants, children, and adolescents from birth through the college years. Our practice strives to provide the highest quality care and to do so in an environment that encourages children to feel happy and safe as they come to our office. We value our families' time and work very hard to assure that we see our patients with minimal delays. We also understand our families need to have access to our doctors by telephone. While the office staff will help with questions about scheduling appointments, insurance, and other non-medical matters, all questions about our patients will be discussed with our pediatricians.

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