Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD

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Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Marrero, LA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Medical Center and Ochsner Medical Center- West Bank Campus. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kushner to book an appointment.

Dr. Kushner

West Jefferson Heart Clin LA

1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste 613 Marrero, LA 70072
Accepting new patients

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4.8

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Dr. Kusher was very thorough with my visit. My visit with the staff from start to finish EXCELLENT!!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Patti Martinez in Marrero, LA – Feb 14, 2016
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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
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Eric R in Baton Rouge LA – Feb 11, 2016
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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...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1979
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Hosp U Penn
Residency Hospital
1976
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1975
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Internship Hospital
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kushner frequently treats Chest Pain, Heart Disease, and Heart Palpitations. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kushner treats.

Where is Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD's office located?

Dr. Kushner's office is located at 1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste 613, Marrero, LA 70072. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Frederick Kushner, MD speak?

Dr. Kushner speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Dr. Kushner has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Dr. Kushner's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kushner treats Chest Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Kushner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kushner treats Heart Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Kushner treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Heart Palpitations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kushner treats Heart Palpitations more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kushner treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kushner's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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(504) 349-6800

Dr. Kushner accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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MultiPlan
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Locations

West Jefferson Heart Clin LA

West Jefferson Heart Clin LA1111 Medical Center Blvd Ste 613 Marrero, LA 70072
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