Data valid at 2016

Congenital Heart Disease Program, Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA — (504) 842-0650

1514 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
United States

(504) 842-0650
(504) 842-0650
(504) 842-0650
https://www.ochsner.org/patients-visitors/about-us/contact-us
Visit Now
Yes
2002

Affiliations

Ochsner Medical Center
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
University of Queensland School of Medicine

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Sangeeta Shah, MD
IM, IM Card, ACHD
13
60%

Medical Co-Director

Thomas Young, MD
Ped Card, ACHD, IM
15
50%

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Brett Rubin
MHA, JD

5 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Benjamin Peeler, MD
Cong Cardiac Surgery, Thoracic CV Surgery
Victor Lucas, MD
Peds, Ped Card
Scott Macicek, MD
Peds, Ped Card
Tyrone Collins, MD
IM, IM Card
Michael White, MD, PhD
Ped, Ped Card

Nursing & Other Staff

-
Krista Barbara RN

Surgical and Interventional Resources

117
24
5
1

Training & Research

Yes
Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Adult)
Yes
2016

Care Setting

659
5
Ochsner Medical Center
Yes
Yes
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Adult/Pediatric Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 16
Yes, weekly
Yes

Clinical Services Offered

Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
In collaboration with our pulmonary hypertension specialists
In collaboration with our pulmonary hypertension specialists
Typically transplanted within our own institution

Director's Description

The Ochsner program provides comprehensive and collaborative care for adults with congenital heart disease. We are able to provide superb care to complex patients with the support of experts in high risk obstetrics, advanced heart failure/transplantation, pulmonary hypertension, and congenital interventional cardiology and electrophysiology. We place a great value on patient counseling and education.