Dr. Ali Amkieh, MD

Dr. Ali Amkieh, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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54 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Ali Amkieh, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Covington, LA. He specializes in interventional cardiology and cardiology.Read his story

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

1000 Ochsner Blvd

Covington, LA 70433
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Amkieh performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Aortic Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mitral Valve Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Amkieh's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Amkieh's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Amkieh "Dr. Amkieh earned his medical degree from Tichreen University, School of Medicine in Latakia, Syria. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center in Englewood, New Jersey as well as a fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases at LSU Medical Center in New Orleans. Dr. Amkieh is board certified in Nuclear Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Diseases. He specializes in coronary and peripheral vascular intervention, carotid stenting, device implant and management, nuclear cardiology as well as cardiovascular disease management and prevention. Dr. Amkieh practices at Ochsner Health Center – Covington with a second location in Bogalusa to be announced shortly."

2  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Tichreen / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Damascus University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • LSU Medical Center, School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amkieh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amkieh's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amkieh to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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4.7
based on 101 total reviews (53 with comments)
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Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Amkieh's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Excellent bedside manor
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