Dr. Christopher White, MD

Interventional CardiologyMaleAge 69

Dr. Christopher White, MD is a Interventional Cardiology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. White to book an appointment.

Dr. White

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
Accepting new patients

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ See hospitals
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Dr. White's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease

Treatment Frequency

Dr. White treats Heart Disease more than 49% of his peers

Dr. White treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. White treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 23% of his peers

Dr. White treats this condition more than 23% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. White's conditions and procedures:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Impella Device
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Stenting
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension

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(504) 842-3724

Dr. White accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Payors Organization
Health Payors Organization PPO
Choice Care PPO
Humana Veterans
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan PPO
National Healthcare Alliance
National Preferred Provider Network
PPO Plus
Prime Health Services
Provider Networks of America
Special Needs Plan
Special Needs Plan SNP
Three Rivers Provider Network
Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Ochsner's philosophy is to individualize the patient's care, the right patient, the right time, and the right procedure.  Every patient is different...Read more


            Dr. White graduated AOA from Case Western Reserve Medical School in Cleveland, Ohio...Read more


  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology


Letterman Army Medical Center - San Francisco, CA
Fellowship Hospital
Letterman Army Medical Center - San Francisco, CA
Residency Hospital
Letterman Army Medical Center - San Francisco, CA
Internship Hospital
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine - Cleveland, OH
Medical School
Oberlin College
Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Clinical Care Award, Case Western Reserve University, 1978
  • Teacher of the Year, Cardiology, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 2000
  • Mentor of the Year,Cardiology, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 2007
  • Achievement Medal, US Army, 1987 & 198
  • Physician Leader of the Year, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, 2005
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society, CWRU, 1977
  • Meritorious Service Medal, US Army, 1985
  • Hildner Lecturer, SCAI Annual Scientific Sessions, 2009
  • Staff Teaching Award, Letterman Army Medical Center, 1985

Media & Publications

  • 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
  • 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. Carotid artery stent placement. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2010; 3:467-74., 2010
  • White CJ. Chronic mesenteric ischemia: Diagnosis and management. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2011; 54:36-40., 2011

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Christopher White, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. White frequently treats Heart Disease, Coronary Artery Disease (CAD), and Adult Congenital Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. White treats.

Where is Dr. Christopher White, MD's office located?

Dr. White's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Ochsner Medical Center

Ochsner Medical Center1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. White is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)

Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

Kenner, LA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

Ochsner Medical Center- West Bank Campus

Terrytown, LA

19 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)

Ochsner Saint Anne General Hospital

Raceland, LA

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average