Dr. Jose Tafur Soto, MD

Interventional Cardiology  |  
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Age 35
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Dr. Jose Tafur Soto, MD
Dr. Jose D. Tafur graduated medical school from Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia in 2007. He completed his internship and Internal Medicine residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston in 2012. He continued to do his fellowship in Cardiology at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, LA, followed by additional training in Interventional Cardiology and Structural Heart Disease at Ochsner. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology by the ABIM, Echocardiography by the NBE and Endovascular Medicine by the ABVM. His main interests are in valvular heart disease, transcatheter valve replacement and complex coronary interventions.

1514 Jefferson Hwy # BH634

New Orleans, LA 70121

Contact Information

(504) 842-4000

Dr. Jose Tafur Soto, MD

Dr. Jose Tafur Soto, MD

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  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Tafur Soto's Experience

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Dr. Tafur Soto's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Internal Medicine
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiogenic Shock
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous and Arterial Thrombolysis

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Education

  • Fac Med U Del Valle
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • U Del Valle Hosp
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Tafur Soto's Reviews

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5.0
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Dr. Tafur Soto's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Hospitals where Dr. Tafur Soto has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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