Interventional Cardiology Program

interventional cardiology

The Interventional Cardiology Section at Ochsner has brought cutting-edge technologies to New Orleans and the Gulf South Region by participating in on-going scientific investigations. In fact, Ochsner is among the first programs in the nation to establish a percutaneous heart valve replacement program for valvular patients who are not candidates for open heart surgery. 

As one of the largest academically-accredited interventional coronary and peripheral vascular training programs in the nation, Ochsner interventionalists are dedicated to the non-surgical treatment and prevention of heart  attack, stroke and limb loss. We offer patients with cerebrovascular, coronary, structural, valvular, adult heart family proper a who congenital and peripheral disease non-surgical options to treat their complex cardiovascular diseases. 


To Schedule A Patient Appointment:

  • Greater New Orleans  Area & Metairie: 504-842-3724
  • Kenner: 504-443-9500
  • North Shore: Covington, Mandeville or Abita Springs 985-875-2828
  • Slidell: 985-639-3777

Our team works together in developing strategies for non-surgical treatment of renal artery stenosis, chronic mesenteric ischemia, and peripheral arterial disease causing claudication or critical limb ischemia. As a national leader in acute stroke prevention, Ochsner offers the latest advances performing carotid stents and cerebrovascular disease interventions. 

For Referring Physicians

Referring physicians, for 24/7 transfers, referrals and phone consults, call the Regional Referral Center at 1-855-OHS-LINK (647-5465).