Dr. James Jenkins, MD

Interventional CardiologyMaleAge 61

Interventional Cardiology

Dr. James Jenkins, MD is a Interventional Cardiology Specialist in New Orleans, LA. He is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center, winner of the Coronary Intervention Excellence Award. He is also affiliated with Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. James Jenkins, MD

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121 ()
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Telehealth available

Accepting new patients

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Experience
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Dr. Jenkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Septal Defect
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Septal Defect more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrial Septal Defect 1 (ASD 1)
  • Atrial Septal Defect 2 (ASD 2)
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Congenital Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jenkins treats Heart Disease more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Jenkins' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Ventricular Septal Defect

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(504) 842-3724

Dr. Jenkins accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community Health Network
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Health Payors Organization
Health Payors Organization PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Veterans
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
National Healthcare Alliance
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Provider Networks of America
Special Needs Plan
Special Needs Plan SNP
Three Rivers Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Dr. Jenkins' Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Jenkins specializes in interventional cardiology, including complex coronary and peripheral angioplasty, carotid stenting, valvuloplasty, limb...Read more

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

University of Missouri - Columbia, MO
Fellowship Hospital
University of Missouri - Columbia, MO
Residency Hospital
University of Arkansas College of Medicine - Little Rock, AR
Medical School
1988
U Mo Hosp
Internship Hospital
1987
University Arkansas Medical Center
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese
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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. James Jenkins, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. James Jenkins, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Jenkins frequently treats Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography, Septal Defect, and Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Jenkins treats.

Where is Dr. James Jenkins, MD's office located?

Dr. Jenkins' office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. James Jenkins, MD speak?

Dr. Jenkins speaks Polish, Russian, and Spanish. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Ochsner Medical Center

Ochsner Medical Center1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Jenkins is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center

Houma, LA

78% Patients that would definitely recommend, 8% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)

Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

Kenner, LA

73% Patients that would definitely recommend, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)

Ochsner Saint Anne General Hospital

Raceland, LA

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average

Saint Bernard Parish Hospital

Chalmette, LA

61% Patients that would definitely recommend, 9% lower than the national average