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Cardiology

 Our specialist are conveniently located in Kenner, in Uptown and on the Westbank. Patients may make their own appointments for a consult or they can be referred by other physicians. We accept almost all insurance carriers, Medicare, and LA. Medicaid. Learn more about our department.

Hours: 8a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday                                                  
St. Charles Ave Multi-Specialty Phone: 504-412-1520
Westbank Phone: (504) 412-1390
Kenner Multi-Specialty Clinic Phone: (504) 412-1705
 

Uptown- St. Charles Ave Location

Westbank- Gretna Location
 Kenner- West Esplanade Location
Murtuza Ali, MD

Jameel Ahmed, MD (Electrophysiolgist)
 Neeraj Jain, MD
Jameel Ahmed, MD (Electrophysiolgist)

Stacey Ducombs, ACNP, MSN
 Pramilla Subramaniam, MD
Stacey Ducombs, ACNP, MSN

Elias Hanna, MD

Elias Hanna, MD

Frank Smart, MD
Frank Smart, MD




Covington/Lacombe
Paul LeLorier, MD

 


 

    Common conditions we treat include, but are not limited to:

-Cardiac arrhythmias including atrial fibrillation 

-Heart Attack

-Heart Failure


-Hypertension


-Pacemakers and defibrillators


-Peripheral Vascular Disease (PVD
)


We also treat patients with symptoms of:                                                                            

-Chest Pain or tightness

-Palpations

-Shortness of Breath

-Syncope (passing out)

 


About Our Department
 

For generations, patients with serious heart problems have turned to LSUís cardiologists and cardiac surgeons for help. Nationally recognized in general cardiology, interventional cardiology, heart imaging and diagnostics, cardiomyopathy and heart failure, heart failure and pulmonary hypertension, our physicians provide comprehensive care of the highest caliberóensuring our patients receive the most advanced treatments available. 

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for all Americans killing one in four Louisianans every year. As leaders in the foreground of Louisiana cardiology, LSUís cardiology associates commit themselves to offering patients the best care available from routine care to specialized evaluation and management.

Cardiology patients experience personalized cardiac care in a state of the art environment, while also reaping the benefits of the education and research assets unique to LSUís Department of Cardiology. Additionally, our research scientists and clinicians are constantly working to develop and refine new devices and procedures, translating our laboratory discoveries into ground-breaking new treatments improving heart care of the future.

Our LSU cardiology associates take pride in their active teaching role at the LSU School of Medicine and often teach other physicians throughout the United States at advanced levels. Our physicians have won many accolades and awards including listings in Americaís Top Doctors, Best Doctors of America, and Best Doctors in New Orleans.




 

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