Dr. Samy Abdelghani, MD

Dr. Samy Abdelghani, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 35

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Dr. Samy Abdelghani, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Covington, LA. He is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Abdelghani to book an appointment.


Ochsner Health Center - Covington

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(504) 266-0058
Ochsner Health Center - Covington1000 Ochsner Blvd Covington, LA 70433

Ochsner Medical Center

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(504) 266-0058
Bogalusa - Cardiology2781 S Columbia St Ste C Bogalusa, LA 70427

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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • 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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Dr. Abdelghani accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Abdelghani's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Disease

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdelghani treats Heart Disease more than 20% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani treats this condition more than 20% of his peers


Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdelghani treats Hypertension more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
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Chest Pain

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abdelghani treats Chest Pain more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani treats this condition more than 17% of his peers

Dr. Abdelghani's conditions and procedures:

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Disease

About Me


Dr. Samy Abdelghani is a New Orleans native and received his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from Tulane University. He completed medical school at the Tulane University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine Residency at the University of California-Irvine, and Cardiology fellowship at the John Ochsner Heart & Vascular Institute, where he served as chief fellow. Dr. Abdelghani is Board Certified in Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology & Echocardiography and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2015 and practicing medicine since 2012. Dr. Abdelghani's expertise is a noninvasive imaging, preventative cardiology, transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, nuclear imaging, stress testing, valvular heart disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure, and ischematic heart disease. Less...


  • Cardiology

Board Certifications


Ochsner Medical Center-Chief Fellow
Fellowship Hospital
University Of California
Residency Hospital
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School


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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021, 2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)