Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD

Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 53

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(504) 266-0058

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Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Shreveport, LA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Helmy has more experience with Interventional Cardiology than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 1991. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Ochsner Medical Center and Ssm Health Saint Louis University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Helmy to book an appointment.


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Ochsner LSU Physicians Group - OLPG

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(504) 266-0058
Ochsner LSU Physicians Group - OLPG1501 Kings Hwy Shreveport, LA 71103
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Dr. Helmy is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center New Orleans, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

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  • Practices at Top Hospital America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ See hospitals
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Helmy

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Helmy treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Helmy treats other conditions, please contact the office at (318) 626-0268.

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Dr. Helmy typically treats 47% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Impella Device
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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Dr. Helmy's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • 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
  • 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 Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Shreveport, LA and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Helmy has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1991
University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Awards

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What are Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Helmy frequently treats Interventional Cardiology. See all practice areas where Dr. Helmy specializes.

Where is Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD's office located?

Dr. Helmy's office is located at 1501 Kings Hwy, Shreveport, LA 71103. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Tarek Helmy, MD speak?

Dr. Helmy speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

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Affiliated Hospitals

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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)

Ssm Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Saint Louis, MO

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

University Of Cincinnati Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2021)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2021)