Dr. Vernon Cotten, MD

Dr. Vernon Cotten, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Vernon Cotten, MD is a cardiology specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of Mississippi in 1995 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

970 Lakeland Dr Ste 61

Jackson, MS 39216

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Lifecare
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Cotten's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cotten "Dr. Cotten earned his medical degree at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine before completing his residency in internal medicine at Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. He then completed his fellowship in cardiology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Dr. Cotten is board certified in cardiovascular diseases. He is also a member of the MS State Medical board and the American College of Cardiology. He currently resides in Jackson with his wife Kathryn and their three children and is a member of First Presbyterian Church."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cotten "Jackson Heart Clinic is a unique team of independent cardiovascular specialists committed to providing comprehensive and compassionate care to the patients and families we serve. Our mission is to set the standard in the delivery of quality, personalized care. We believe the needs of our patients come first."

4  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Non-Invasive Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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30  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

  • University of Mississippi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Miss
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cotten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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