Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD

Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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71 y/o
(38)

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Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD is a cardiology specialist in Marrero, LA and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

West Jefferson Heart Clin LA

1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste 613

Marrero, LA 70072
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Kushner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kushner treats Heart Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Kushner treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kushner treats Chest Pain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kushner treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kushner treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kushner treats this condition more than 86% 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. Kushner's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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 Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Frederick Kushner earned his undergraduate degree and medical degree from Columbia University. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Harvard University and his cardiovascular fellowship with the University of Pennsylvania and at Harva...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1979
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Hospital University Penn
Residency Hospital
1976
Beth Israel Hospital
Residency Hospital
1975
Beth Israel Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
1979
1978
1976
1975
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kushner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kushner

4.8

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
89.47368421052632%
(34)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
(1)
1 Star
2.6315789473684212%
(1)

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Dr. Kusher was very thorough with my visit. My visit with the staff from start to finish EXCELLENT!!!!
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Was not supposed to see Dr kushner but ended up to have a last minute visit for clearance for surgery Was amazingly patient in explaining all the details about my condition and also give all the treatment options Excellent listener and explainer
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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