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Dr. Vernon Cotten, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Cotten

Jackson Heart Clinic

970 Lakeland Dr Ste 61 Jackson, MS 39216

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Dr. Vernon Cotten, MD is a cardiology specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University of Mississippi in 1995 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.


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(601) 982-7850

Dr. Cotten accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Ambetter
American Lifecare
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Federal Employee Program
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Medicaid
Mississippi Health Partners
MultiPlan
Physicians' Care Network
Physicians Care Network
PPO Plus
Private HealthCare Systems
Triwest
United Food and Commercial Workers
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Vantage Health Plan
Vantage Silver
WellCare

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Dr. Cotten's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cotten treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 96% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Palpitations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cotten treats Heart Palpitations more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Cotten treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Chest Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cotten treats Chest Pain more than 94% of his peers

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

Dr. Cotten's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • 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 Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • 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
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Hypertension

About Me

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.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Invasive Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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Dr. Cotten is a good listener who takes the time to learn the patient’s problems and recommend treatments to improved cardiac health. An excellent physician!
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Dr Cotten is great! Answers all the questions I can come up with and never rushes me as a patient. Ronnie and Donna are both great as well . They are always so kind and treat me well as a patient. The entire staff of Jackson Heart are very professional do a fantastic job.
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Thankful for being treated with ease and all the wonderful knowledge of Dr. Cotton at Jackson Heart center.
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Dr. Cotten and his staff are very professional and friendly. They really care about their patients. I hiighly recommend him, and have to many friends.
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Jackson Heart Clinic

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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