Dr. Jay Silverstein, MD

Dr. Jay Silverstein, MD

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Dr. Jay Silverstein, MD is a cardiology specialist in Covington, LA and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2001 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.Read his story

101 Judge Tanner Blvd Ste 106

Covington, LA 70433

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Silverstein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Silverstein "Dr. Jay Silverstein is a board-certified, fellowship-trained cardiologist with Lakeview Regional Physician Group in Covington, La. He is affiliated with Lakeview Regional Medical Center. With an additional board certification in nuclear cardiology and more than 10 years of heart care experience, Dr. Silverstein offers clinical expertise in cardiac imaging, cardiac catheterization, valvular heart disease, chronic coronary artery/peripheral arterial disease management, congestive heart failure, palpitations, and pacemaker/defibrillator management and placement. He has participated in numerous cardiology clinical trials and is a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the Society of Computed Tomography and the American College of Physicians. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Silverstein "I believe that each patient is unique and should be evaluated and treated as such. I believe in compassionate care in which I am a partner with the patient in their healthcare."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • 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
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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31  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

  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewisih Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha- Medical Honor Society, 2001
  • Hull-Akenhead Award in Cardiology, 2001
Media & Publications
  • The Washington Manual Outpatient Survival Guide. Chapters on Men's Health and Anemia., 2003
  • Silverstein JR, Tasset MR, Dowling RD, Alshaher MM. Traumatic Intramyocardial Left Ventricular Dissection: A Case Report. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2006 Dec; 19(12): 1529.e5-8., 12/2006
  • Silverstein JR, Laffely N, Rifkin RD. Quantitative Estimation of Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction From Mitral Valve E-Point to Septal Separation; Comparison to Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Am J Cardiol 97 (1/2006): 137-140., 1/2006
  • Burden of Tobacco Use on Cardiovascular Disease, 2010-2011

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Silverstein's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silverstein to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Silverstein'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He is an awesome doctor. He listens to you and answers all your questions. He is very kind and has a great bedside manner.
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Dr. Silverstein I consider to be a well qualified Physician. His bed side manner is second to none. He has a way of making you feel that you are his only patient. He takes his time with you doing your examination. He explains to you as he go and then make sure that you fully understand. He gives...more
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