Dr. Christopher J. White, MD

Dr. Christopher J. White, MD

Cardiology | Male | 63 years old

Ochsner's philosophy is to do "what's right for the patient". Every patient is different and his/her needs must be considered individually.Read more

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Impella Device
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Stenting
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty

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Education

  • Medical School
    Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Internship Hospital
    Letterman Army Med Center

    Completed in 1979

  • Residency Hospital
    Letterman Army Med Center

    Completed in 1981

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Letterman Army Med Center

    Completed in 1983

  • Undergraduate School
    Oberlin College

    Graduated in 1974

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Meritorious Service Medal, US Army, 1985
    • Staff Teaching Award, Letterman Army Medical Center, 1985
    • Teacher of the Year, Cardiology, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 2000
    • Clinical Care Award, Case Western Reserve University, 1978
    • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society, CWRU, 1977
    • Physician Leader of the Year, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 2005
    • Achievement Medal, US Army, 1987 & 198
    • Hildner Lecturer, SCAI Annual Scientific Sessions, 2009
    • Mentor of the Year,Cardiology, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 2007
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  • Media & Publications
    • White CJ. Carotid artery stent placement. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010; 3:467-74., 2010
    • White CJ, Abou-Chebl A, Cates CU, Levy EI, McMullan PW, Rocha-Singh K, Weinberger JM, Wholey MH. Stroke intervention catheter-based therapy for acute ischemic stroke. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011; 58:101-116., 2011
    • White CJ. Chronic mesenteric ischemia: Diagnosis and management. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2011; 54:36-40., 2011
    • White CJ. Optimizing outcomes for renal artery intervention. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2010; 3: 184-92., 2010
    • White CJ, Avula SB, Mintz RT, Iskander A, Chervu A, Feldman RL, Schermerhorn ML, Woo HH, Hopkins LN. Carotid artery revascularization with distal protection in high-surgical-risk patients in routine clinical practice: Rationale and design of the CABANA safety surveillance program. Catheter Cardiovas, 2011

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  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. White's Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Dr. White's Care Philosophy

Ochsner's philosophy is to do "what's right for the patient". Every patient is different and his/her needs must be considered individually.