Dr. Michael Lecce, MD

Dr. Michael Lecce, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 70

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Lecce, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Covington, LA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore and Ochsner Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lecce to book an appointment.

Locations

Ochsner Health Center - Covington

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(985) 288-1834
Ochsner Health Center - Covington1000 Ochsner Blvd Covington, LA 70433
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Dr. Lecce is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore Slidell, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Great bedside manner very patient very thorough listens very well Speaks on your level Explains diagnosis very well Would recommend to family and friends I felt like he had a very genuine Care in my case
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Dr. Lecce's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lecce treats Chest Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lecce treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Heart Palpitations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lecce treats Heart Palpitations more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lecce treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lecce treats Heart Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lecce treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Lecce's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • 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 Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • 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 Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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(985) 288-1834

Dr. Lecce accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Care Philosophy

"I enjoy taking care of our patients that come from all over Southeast Louisiana and Missisippi to receive their cardiovascular care here at Ochsner. Providing...Read more

Biography

Dr. Michael Lecce earned his medical degree from the Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his Surgery internship at Eisenhower...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

Brooke Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Eisenhower Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Eisenhower Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Temple University School of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Michael Lecce, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (985) 288-1834, and for other questions, call (985) 875-2828.

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What are Dr. Michael Lecce, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Lecce frequently treats Chest Pain, Heart Palpitations, and Heart Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lecce treats.

Where is Dr. Michael Lecce, MD's office located?

Dr. Lecce's office is located at 1000 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA 70433. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Lecce has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Lecce is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore

Slidell, LA

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2021)

St. Tammany Health System

Covington, LA

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)