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R. Dean Yount, MD

Interventional Cardiology
Accepting New Patients
R. Dean Yount, MD
4.9 of 5 Stars
Based on 255 Patient Verified Ratings
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R. Dean Yount, MD

Interventional Cardiology
Accepting New Patients
Primary Location
2820 Napoleon Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70115
1532 Allen Toussaint Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122

Biography

Royce Dean Yount, MD, practices cardiology at Ochsner Health. Dr. Yount has expertise in cardiovascular medicine and interventional cardiology, providing comprehensive care for a range of medical conditions including coronary artery disease, heart rhythm disorders and heart failure. Dr. Yount earned his degree in Medicine from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, in 1992. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in cardiovascular medicine since 1998, and interventional cardiology since 2000. After a residency in internal medicine, he completed a cardiology fellowship at LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, which he completed in 1998. Dr. Yount actively participates in the American College of Cardiology and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions to stay updated on medical advancements. Dr. Yount is dedicated to addressing the medical needs of his patients while understanding individual concerns and goals. He focuses on preventing and treating cardiovascular disease with a combination of medications, minimally invasive procedures and education. The goal is for his patients to enjoy a healthy lifestyle. He has been practicing at Ochsner since joining the institution in 2020. Outside of medicine, he enjoys spending time fishing and traveling with his family.

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Education and Training

Medical School

LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans/ LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans
Field of Study: MD

Internship

LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans/ LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans
Field of Study: Medicine

Residency

LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans/ LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans
Field of Study: Internal Medicine

Fellowship

LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans/ LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans
Field of Study: Cardiovascular Disease

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiology - Interventional

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Ochsner Patient Verified Reviews

To obtain patient ratings and comments, we partner with Press Ganey, an independent patient satisfaction company that works with more than 26,000 healthcare organizations to improve the patient experience. These patient verified ratings are based on the “likelihood to recommend” physician scores on the nationally developed Medical Practice Survey. Actual top box results for this question are translated to a 1-5 scale, and the star scores are measured on that scale, with 5 being the best score.

February 2024

Dr Younts answered my multitude of questions with good humor and attentiveness. His attitude relaxed me. He allayed fear about heart issues and suggested ways to feel more comfortable exercising back to acceptable fitness .

February 2024

Great

February 2024

Great!

January 2024

Dr Yount in my opinion is the best at what he does, He explains everything that concerns me. He comes highly recommended by me.

January 2024

My first visit but I awe-struck by care and concern thatch sensed was sincere.

January 2024

Excellent

January 2024

Very nice

January 2024

Excellent!

January 2024

Dr. Yount is like a genie in a bottle. His bedside manner is exceptional.

December 2023

It was very pleasant

December 2023

Very professional

December 2023

Excellent !!!

December 2023

Beautiful

December 2023

Dr. Yount is very personable, warm and accommodating.

December 2023

Dr Yount was careful, did thorough exam. Listened and believed me.

December 2023

Very good

December 2023

Good

December 2023

Top notch to me.

December 2023

Over the years I have experience nothing but professionalism and concern and caring for my needs.

November 2023

Dr Yount is an excellent physician

November 2023

My experience was completely satisfactory.

November 2023

Just overall, very pleased with Dr.Yount. The most important thing was that he LISTENED and showed CONCERN.

November 2023

Great

October 2023

Got problem resolved

October 2023

I have a great primary care Physician