Dr. Melody Ritter, MD

Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 67
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Dr. Melody Ritter, MD
Dr. Melody Ritter, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Jefferson, LA. She is 67 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Ritter is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center.

Ochsner Clinic

1514 Jefferson Hwy

Jefferson, LA 70121

Contact Information

(504) 842-3000

Dr. Melody Ritter, MD

Dr. Melody Ritter, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Coventry Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Ritter's Experience

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Dr. Ritter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test

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

  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Ritter accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Coventry Health Care

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Hospitals where Dr. Ritter has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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