Dr. Jose Bernal, MD

Dr. Jose Bernal, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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73 y/o

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Dr. Jose Bernal, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in cardiology.Read his story

Ochsner Medical Center

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Patent Ductus Arteriosus
high
more than 82% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 65% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Bernal'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.

Dr. Bernal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bernal "Dr. Bernal earned his medical degree from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogota, Colombia, and completed his internship at the San Juan de Dios Hospital in Bogota. He completed his residency at Charity Hospital and Tulane and a fellowship in cardiology at Ochsner and Charity. Dr. Bernal is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians, and the American Society of Echocardiography. Dr. Bernal has been on staff at Ochsner since 1992 and is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and echocardiography. He specializes in non-invasive imaging, echocardiography, and stress testing, valvular heart disease, hypertension, and ischemic heart disease."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bernal "Dr. Bernal has served on Ochsner's staff since 1992 and is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and echocardiography. He specializes in non-invasive imaging, echocardiography, and stress testing, valvular heart disease, hypertension, and ischemic heart disease. Dr. Bernal earned his medical degree from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogota, Colombia, and completed his internship at the San Juan de Dios Hospital in Bogota. He completed his residency at Charity Hospital and Tulane and a fellowship in cardiology at Ochsner and Charity. Dr. Bernal is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians, and the American Society of Echocardiography. "

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Bernal does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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 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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

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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

  • University National Colombia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • University Nacional De Colombia
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • San Juan De Dios Hospital, Colombia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Charity Hospital/Tulane
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Ochsner
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bernal has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bernal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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