Dr. George F. Isa, MD

Dr. George F. Isa, MD

Cardiology | Male | 50 years old

Dr. Isa earned his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine. Following graduation he completed...Read more

Ochsner Health Center - Covington
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  • Cardiovascular Diseasenull
  • Interventional Cardiologynull
  • Internal Medicinenull
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      5 based on 11 responses
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (10)
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      Specialties

      • Cardiology
      • Interventional Cardiology
      • Nuclear Cardiology

      Board Certifications

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      • Cardiovascular Disease
      • Internal Medicine
      • Interventional Cardiology

      Conditions Treated

      • Aneurysm
      • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
      • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Aortic Stenosis
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
      • Arrhythmias
      • Atrial Fibrillation
      • Atrial Flutter
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • 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)
      • Coronary Artery Dissection
      • Endocarditis
      • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
      • Heart Disease
      • Heart Murmur
      • Heart Palpitations
      • Heart Tumors, Benign
      • 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 Regurgitation
      • Mitral Valve Stenosis
      • Pericardial Disease
      • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pulmonary Edema
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Secondary Hypertension
      • Septal Defect
      • Syncope
      • Thrombosis
      • Tricuspid Valve Disease
      • Vascular Disease

      Procedures Performed

      • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
      • Cardiac Electrophysiology
      • Cardiac Imaging
      • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
      • Cardiovascular Stress Test
      • Cardioversion, Elective
      • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
      • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
      • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
      • Impella Device
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Thrombolysis
      • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
      • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
      • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans

        Graduated in 1995

      • Internship Hospital
        LSU Medical Center of New Orleans

        Completed in 1996

      • Residency Hospital
        Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans

        Completed in 1998

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Ochsner Foundation Hospital

        Completed in 2001

        Scott & White Hosp/TX A&M University

        Completed in 2005

      • Undergraduate School
        University of New Orleans

        Graduated in 1991

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Isa's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Cardiology
      • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Isa's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Isa

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Isa says...

      Dr. Isa earned his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine. Following graduation he completed his internship and residency at LSU Medical Center. Dr. Isa also completed a Cardiology fellowship at Ochsner Foundation Hospital and an Interventional Cardiology fellowship at Scott & White Clinic/Texas A&M in Temple Texas. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology , and Internal Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Society Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions. Dr. Isa's interests are in Cardiovascular disease prevention. He specializes in complex cardiac and peripheral vascular interventions including angioplasty/stenting, carotid stenting, limb salvage, renovascular hypertension and mechanical thrombectomy. He has been on staff since the fall of 2007 and practices at Ochsner Health Center in Covington.

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      Dr. Isa's Care Philosophy

      "I enjoy taking care of our patients that come from all over Southeast Louisiana and Missisippi to receive their cardiovascular care here at Ochsner. Providing top quality care is always my goal. Ochsner's high level of innovation and access to the latest technology helps to benefit patients by keeping their hearts strong so they don't miss a beat."