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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.
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Insertion of Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Arterial Disease
Non-Invasive Vascular Testing for Venous Diseases
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Tilt Table Testing
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
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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
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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