Heart & Vascular Services

HRA The Ochsner Cardiovascular Network offers heart procedures so revolutionary they aren't available anywhere else in the region.  We are the first in the area to offer more effective ways to manage heart failure, non-surgical methods of repairing heart valves and laser technology to remove implanted heart devices. By providing the finest patient care available anywhere, combined with modern and technologically-sophisticated diagnostic and treatment capabilities, we offer a complete and comprehensive approach to the management of cardiovascular disease. It’s no surprise people from all over the world come here for heart care.

Our flagship, the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute (JOHVI) is a comprehensive cardiac and vascular tertiary care center, located at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, with over 40 staff Cardiologists representing a continuum of care unmatched in the Gulf Coast region.

Through ongoing research initiatives, physician training programs and clinical trials, JOHVI continues to set the standard for diagnosis and treatment of heart disease.

This quality care can be accessed at multiple locations across Ochsner Health System including locations on the West Bank, in Kenner, on the North Shore, and in the Bayou Region.

  Request An Appointment

To schedule a cardiology appointment in your area, call:

  • Greater New Orleans Area & Metairie: 888-317-3717
  • Kenner: 504-443-9500
  • West Bank: 504-371-9355
  • Raceland/Bayou Region: 985-537-2666
  • North Shore: Covington, Mandeville or Abita Springs: 985-875-2828
  • Slidell: 985-639-3777
  • Baton Rouge: 225-761-5200

Ochsner Cardiovascular Network Services

Congenital Heart Program Consultative Cardiology Electrophysiology
Heart Transplant Heart Valve Program Non-Invasive Imaging
Research & Clinical Trials Interventional Cardiology Vascular Medicine
Cardiothoracic Surgery Aortic Services Heart Failure
Pediatric Cardiology Vascular/Endovascular Surgery  

Ochsner Heart Care Awarded for Top-Quality

U.S. News and World Report

  • Ranked High Performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2014-2015
  • Ranked #24 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2013-2014
  • Ranked #20 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2012-2013 
  • Ranked #22 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2011 - 2012
  • Ranked #23 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2010 - 2011
  • Ranked #23 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2009 - 2010
  • Ranked #48 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 2008 - 2009
  • Ranked #42 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 1999 - 2000
  • Ranked #32 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 1998 - 1999
  • Ranked #36 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 1997 - 1998
  • Ranked #36 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery in 1996 - 1997
US News Cardiology 2014-2015

Thomson Reuters

One of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals of 2011

Thompson Reuters


Ochsner ranked among the top five of Louisiana hospitals in the following areas:

  • Cardiology Services
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Overall Cardiac Services

Ochsner Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center – West Bank Campus awarded Five-Stars for Coronary Interventional Procedures and Treatment of Heart Attack.