Dr. Gary Rich, MD

Dr. Gary Rich, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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76 y/o
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Dr. Gary Rich, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in cardiology.Read his story

OSCHNER CLINIC FOUNDATION HOSPITAL

1514 Jefferson Hwy Ste Bi

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

Learn about Dr. Rich

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rich performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Thrombosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Rich's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Rich's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rich "Dr. Gary Rich earned his medical degree from Ohio State University in Ohio. He completed his internship at Grady Memorial Hospital and his residency at Emory University Hospitals in Atlanta, GA. He then completed fellowship training at Emory University Hospitals in Atlanta, GA in Cardiology. Dr. Rich is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease and has been on staff since 2007. His area of special interest include Consultative Cardiology."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rich "When patients choose or are referred to me as their cardiologist, I consider it an immense responsiblity to provide the best care possible. This includes giving of my time, even at the expense of personal time, my expertise including, when appropriate, a willingness to obtain the opinion of others, and placing the patient's interest paramount."

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Grady Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Emory University Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Emory University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rich's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rich to family and friends
1 review

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4.7
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Dr. Rich's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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