Dr. Jherie Ducombs, MD

Dr. Jherie Ducombs, MD

Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jherie Ducombs, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Hammond, LA. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

16070 Doctors Blvd

Hammond, LA 70403

Contact Information

(985) 230-7350

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 83% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 83% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
high
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • 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
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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

  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Tx Med Branch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ducombs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ducombs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ducombs to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ducombs' 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
Patient Comments (1)
in Hammond, LA |
could think of no one I trust more. has save me twice
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ducombs accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Humana
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Peoples Health
    Choices 65 #14 for Metro New Orleans Area HMO
    Choices 65 #14 for St. Tammany Parish
    Choices Platinum #009 HMO
    Choices Select HMO
    Group Medicare for Office of Group Benefits HMO-POS
    Group Medicare HMO-POS
    Secure Health HMO-SNP
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • Vantage Health Plan
    AAA0 Vantage ZERO -Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA1 Value Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA3 Premium Plan -Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA4 Traditional Plus Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO
    AAA6 Vantage Capitol Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
    AAA7 Community Care-Plus Plan - Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Ducombs has admitting privileges

North Oaks Medical Center
15790 Paul Vega MD Dr
Hammond, LA 70403
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