Dr. George Isa, MD

Dr. George Isa, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. George Isa, MD is a cardiology specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in cardiology, nuclear cardiology, and more.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Isa'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. Isa's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Isa "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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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Isa ""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." "

4  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Vascular Medicine

3  Board Certifications

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

58  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • 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
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Insufficiency


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20  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of New Orleans
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • LSU Medical Center of New Orleans
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Louisiana State University / School of Medicine In New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Ochsner Foundation Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Scott & White Hosp/TX A&M University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Isa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Isa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Isa to family and friends
12 total reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Isa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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