Dr. Edmund Nagem Jr, MD

Dr. Edmund Nagem Jr, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. Edmund Nagem Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1972 and specializes in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

5000 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy Bldg 14

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 470-3580

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Mitral Valve Surgery
high
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nagem Jr "I feel that medicine is a calling, therefore I am honest, forthright, and compassionate for those in need of my care and I try to treat all as I would have my family treated."

4  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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60  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • McNeese State College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Confederate Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Confederate Meml Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Ochsner Fdn Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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