Dr. Gerardo Aristimuno, MD

Dr. Gerardo Aristimuno, MD

Save
Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
73 y/o
(6)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gerardo Aristimuno, MD is a cardiology specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from American International School of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in cardiology.Read his story

Learn about Dr. Aristimuno

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Aristimuno'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Aristimuno's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Aristimuno "Dr. Aristimuno earned his medical degree from the University of Buenos Aires in Argentina. He completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency at Jose Maria Ramos Mejia Hospital in Buenos Aires followed by his Hypertensive Diseases Fellowship at Ochsner Medical Center and Cardiology Fellowships at Louisiana State University and Touro Infirmary in New Orleans."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aristimuno ""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." "
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 and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • 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 Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Less

Read Less
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

  • American International School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Universidad De Buenos Aires, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Touro Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aristimuno has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Aristimuno does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Aristimuno and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Aristimuno's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aristimuno to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews

Ochsner Health System

also has reviews with comments for this provider:

logo for Ochsner Health System
4.8
based on 79 total reviews (11 with comments)
SEE THESE REVIEWS AND COMMENTS

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Aristimuno'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

Are you Dr. Aristimuno?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

More Cardiology Specialists like Dr. Aristimuno at Ochsner Health Center - Covington

Cardiology Specialist
(11)
Cardiology Specialist
Cardiology Specialist
(3)
Cardiology Specialist
(12)
Interventional Cardiology Specialist
(11)