Dr. Yvonne Gilliland, MD

Dr. Yvonne Gilliland, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o
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Dr. Yvonne Gilliland, MD is a cardiology specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.Read her story

Ochsner Health Center - Metairie

2005 Veterans Memorial Blvd Fl 8

Metairie, LA 70002
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Payors Organization

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gilliland performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 88% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 86% of peers
Vascular Disease
high
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Gilliland's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gilliland "Dr. Gilliland earned her medical degree from the Medical Academy of Wroclaw, Poland. She completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Framingham Union Hospital, (affiliated with Boston University) in Framingham, Mass followed by a fellowship in cardiology at the Boston VA Medical Center/New England Medical Center in Boston Mass. Dr. Gilliland is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and echocardiography and has been on staff at Ochsner Clinic Foundation since 1990. She is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians and American Society of Echocardiography. Dr. Gilliland specializes in non-invasive imaging, transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, tissue Doppler, stress testing, valvular heart disease, echocardiographic guidance of intracardiac procedures, hypertension and ischemic heart disease. She is trained in cardiac CT. She is fluent in Polish and has conversational knowledge of Russian and German."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gilliland "Dr. Yvonne Gilliland specializes in non-invasive imaging, transthoracic and transesophageal echocardiography, tissue Doppler, stress testing, valvular heart disease, echocardiographic guidance of intracardiac procedures, hypertension and ischemic heart disease. She is trained in cardiac CT. She earned her medical degree from the Medical Academy of Wroclaw, Poland, and is fluent in Polish with conversational knowledge of Russian and German. Dr. Gilliland completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Framingham Union Hospital (affiliated with Boston University) in Framingham, Massachusetts, followed by a fellowship in cardiology at the Boston Veterans Affairs Medical Center/New England Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Gilliland is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases and echocardiography and a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians and American Society of Echocardiography. Dr. Gilliland has been on staff at Ochsner Clinic Foundation since 1990."
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • 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)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Medical Academy, Poland
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine/Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gilliland has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gilliland's Reviews

1.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilliland to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

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4.8
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Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Gilliland's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience with Dr. Gilliland was that she was uncaring, indifferent, and in her doctor's visit notes said things that were untrue. She was not very helpful and not thorough at all.
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D.r Gilliand is the best ! caring, considerate, professional.
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