Christopher White, MD

Christopher White, MD, FSCAI, FACC, FESC

Cardiology Jefferson, LA

Chairman, Department of Cardiology

Office Address

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  • Ochsner Clinic
    1514 Jefferson Hwy
    Jefferson, LA 70121
    Phone: (504) 842-3717


  • I am a board certified interventional cardiologist practicing cardiovascular, neurovascular, and peripheral vascular endovascular interventions.

Dr. White's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: Interventional, Peripheral Endovascular Interventional

Dr. White's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • System ChairmanOchsner Clinic
    New Orleans, LA
    Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory (1988-1994)
  • Professor of MedicineOchsner Clinical School of the University of Queensland, Australia
    New Orleans, LA
  • DirectorHCI International Medical Center
    Glasgow, Scotland
  • DirectorWalter Reed Army Medical Center
    Washington, DC
    Director, Cardiovascular Research
  • Assistant ProfessorUniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
    Bethesda, MD
  • DirectorLetterman Army Medical Center
    San Francisco, CA
    Director, Cardiovascular Research

Dr. White's Education & Medical Training

  • Letterman Army Medical CenterLetterman Army Medical CenterFellowship, Cardiology
  • Letterman Army Medical CenterLetterman Army Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Letterman Army Medical CenterLetterman Army Medical CenterInternship, Internal Medicine
  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch of MedCase Western Reserve University School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. White's Certifications & Licensure

  • MS State Medical LicenseMS State Medical License2001 - 2014
  • LA State Medical LicenseLA State Medical License1988 - 2014
  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1980 - 2014
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1981
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease, 1983
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInterventional Cardiology, 2009, Current

Dr. White's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
  • Hildner Lecturer, SCAI Annual Scientific Sessions 2009
  • Ochsner Clinic FoundationMentor of the Year, Department of CardiologyOchsner Clinic Foundation, 2007
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Dr. White's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Objective benefit of nifedipine in the treatment of Raynaud's phenomenon: A double blind study.White CJ, Phillips WA, Abrahams LA, Watson TD, Singleton PT, Am J Med; 80:623-625
  • Percutaneous angioscopy in assessing coronary atherosclerosis and vascular injury.Ramee SR, White CJ, Am J of Cardiac Imaging; 6:346-352
  • Peripheral atherectomy with the pullback atherectomy Catheter (PAC): Initial results of a multicenter study.White CJ, and the PAC Investigators, J Endovasc Surg; 5:9-17
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Advances in Interventional Cardiology: New Technologies and Strategies for Diagnosis and Treatment.Chapter: Coronary angioscopyPage 25 - 38
    White CJ
    Editors: White CJ, Ramee SR.Marcel Dekker, New York
  • Vascular Medicine a Companion to Braunwauld’s Heart Disease.Chapter: Peripheral Arterial AngiographyPage 209 - 221
    White CJ
    Editors: Creager, Dzau, and Loscalso.Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia
  • Cardiology.Chapter: Nonsurgical revascularization of peripheral arteriesPage 1 - 13
    White CJ, Ramee SR
    Editors: Parmley WW, Chatterjee K.JB Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA
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  • Percutaneous coronary angioscopy findings in patients with cardiac transplantation.Ventura HO, White CJ, Ramee SR, Collins TJ, Mesa JE, Jain A, Murgo JP, J Am Coll Cardiol; 17:273A
  • Differential expression of nonmuscle myosin IIBmRNA in atherosclerosis: use of quantitative PCR to analyze gene expression in specimens obtained by directional atherectomy.Weir L, Chen D, Pickering JG, Rosenfield K, Losordo D, White CJ, Stack R, Isner JM, J Am Coll Cardiol; 21:187A
  • A comparison of unstable angina and stable angina lesion using percutaneous coronary angioscopy.White CJ, Ramee S, Collins T, Jain S, Escobar A, J Am Coll Cardiol; 21:195A
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  • 4th Annual Clinical Practice of Peripheral Vascular DiseaseAmerican College of Cardiology Foundation, Washington, Dist Of Col - 5/4/2012


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