Dr. Patrice Delafontaine, MD

Dr. Patrice Delafontaine, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Patrice Delafontaine, MD is a cardiology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Universite De Geneve, Faculte De Medecine in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.

1415 Tulane Ave

New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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Chest Pain
normal
more than 61% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 59% of peers
Heart Palpitations
normal
more than 44% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

27  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Universite De Geneve, Faculte De Medecine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Monmouth Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Hahnemann Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Geneva Cantonal Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Brigham Womens Hosp/Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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