J. Stephen Jenkins, MD, FACC, FSCAI

J. Stephen Jenkins
Ochsner Medical Center 1514 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121  1-866-OCHSNER
St. Tammany Parish Hospital 1202 S. Tyler St. Covington, LA 70433  985-898-4000

Specialties Offered

Dr. Jenkins earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas Medical Center in Little Rock and completed an Internal Medicine fellowship and Cardiology fellowship at the University of Missouri Health Science Center in Columbia. He also completed an Interventional Cardiology fellowship at Ochsner Clinic Foundation. Dr. Jenkins is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions and Society for Vascular Medicine and has been on staff at Ochsner since 1994. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Diseases, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology and specializes in Interventional Cardiology, including complex coronary and peripheral angioplasty, carotid stenting, percutaneous mitral and aortic valve interventions, brachytherapy, percutaneous ASD and PFO closure, and venous angioplasty and intervention. He is the Director of Interventional Cardiology Research, an active clinical researcher and has written numerous articles and chapters for scientific medical publications.

Titles Held

Associate Section Head, Interventional Cardiology
Director, Interventional Cardiology Research
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, OMC - Kenner

Clinical Interests

Complex coronary and peripheral angioplasty, carotid stenting, percutaneous mitral and aortic valve interventions, brachytherapy, percutaneous ASD and PFO closure, and venous angioplasty and intervention.

Languages Spoken

English

Certifications Held

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Interventional Cardiology

  • Medical School: Univ. of Arkansas School of Medicine
  • Internship: University of Missouri
  • Residency: University of Missouri
  • Fellowship: Ochsner Health System