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Hector Ventura, MD

Hector Ventura, MD

Cardiology Jefferson, LA

Section Head Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation Ochsner Clinic

Office Address

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  • 1514 Jefferson Hwy
    Jefferson, LA 70121
    Phone: (504) 842-4000

Dr. Ventura's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: General Cardiology, Heart Failure & Transplantation

Dr. Ventura's Education & Medical Training

  • Ochsner Clinic FoundationOchsner Clinic FoundationFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease
  • Ochsner Clinic FoundationOchsner Clinic FoundationResidency, Internal Medicine
  • University of Buenos AiresUniversity of Buenos AiresMedical School

Dr. Ventura's Certifications & Licensure

  • LA State Medical LicenseLA State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1986
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease, 1989
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineAdvanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology, 2010

Dr. Ventura's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012
  • American College of PhysiciansFellow (FACP)American College of Physicians, 1995
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Dr. Ventura's Publications & Presentations

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Lectures

  • Cardiology Update for Primary Care: Strategies for the Evaluation, Treatment and Prevention of Our Evolving Epidemic of Heart FailureAmerican Medical Seminars, Inc., Sarasota, Florida - 2/4/2013
  • Cardiology Update for Primary Care: Strategies for the Evaluation, Treatment & Prevention of Our Evolving Epidemic of Heart FailureAmerican Medical Seminars, Inc., Sarasota, Florida - 5/21/2012

Dr. Ventura's Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, Italian

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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