Richard Milani, MD

Richard Milani, MD, FACC, FAHA

Cardiology New Orleans, LA

Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Vice-Chairman, Cardiovascular Diseases, Ochsner Health System


Office Address

  • Ochsner Medical Center
    1514 Jefferson Hwy
    New Orleans, LA 70121
    Phone: (504) 842-5874
    Fax: (504) 842-5875

Richard Milani, MD, FACC, FAHA

Cardiology New Orleans, LA

Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Vice-Chairman, Cardiovascular Diseases, Ochsner Health System

Summary

  • I am a board certified cardiologist with additional training in preventive medicine who practices preventive cardiology and general cardiology.

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Cardiology: General Cardiology, Echocardiography, Non-Invasive Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology
  • Clinical Interests: Risk Factors; Exercise Therapy; Lipid Metabolism

Education & Training

  • Ochsner Clinic FoundationOchsner Clinic Foundation
  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General Hospital
  • Massachusetts General HospitalMassachusetts General Hospital
  • University of FloridaUniversity of Florida
  • Shands Jacksonville Medical CenterShands Jacksonville Medical Center
  • Shands Jacksonville Medical CenterShands Jacksonville Medical Center
  • University of Florida College of MedicineUniversity of Florida College of Medicine
  • University of FloridaUniversity of Florida

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical LicenseFL State Medical License2007 - 2017
  • LA State Medical LicenseLA State Medical License1990 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease
  • American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Fellow (FACC)American College of Cardiology
    • Fellow (FAHA)American Heart Association
    • Physician of the YearOchsner Health System, 2012

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Journal Articles

    • Health Care 2020: Reengineering Health Care Delivery to Combat Chronic Disease  Milani, RV, Lavie CJ, Am J Med, 4/1/2015
    • Cardiac allograft vasculopathy and soluble interleukin-2 receptor levels: An intravascular ultrasound study.  Ventura HO, Smart FW, Suresh PJ, Toups T, Collins TJ, Milani RV, Cooper ES, Stapleton DD, White CJ, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
    • Multifactorial approach to the primary and secondary prevention of atherosclerosis.  Lavie CJ, Milani RV, The Ochsner Journal

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Psychological adaptation to cardiovascular disease. Chapter: Cardiovascular Diseases in the Elderly Page 401 - 412
      Milani RV, Littman AB, Lavie CJ
      Editors: Messerli FH.Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, Massachusetts
      Edition 3rd,
    • Gemfibrozil. Chapter: Cardiovascular Drug Therapy Page 1098 - 1101
      Milani RV
      Editors: Messerli FH.W. B. Saunders Company, Phildelphia
      Edition 2nd,
    • Antioxidants. Chapter: Cardiovascular Drug Therapy 
      Milani RV, Lavie CJ
      Editors: Messerli FH.W. B. Saunders Company, Philadelphia
      Edition 2nd,

    Abstracts/Posters

    • Marked benefits of cardiac rehabilitation and exercise training in a very elderly cohort. Milani RV, Lavie CJ, Boykin JC, Circulation
    • Impact of depression on mortality in ischemic cardiomyopathy. Milani RV, Lavie CJ, Fitzgerald RE, Ventura HO, Circulation
    • Benefits of cardiac rehabilitation and exercise training in depression. Milani RV, Lavie CJ, Circulation

    Other

    • Importance and management of low levels of high density lipoprotein cholesterol in the elderly. Cardenas GA, Lavie CJ, Milani RV, Part 1: Role and mechanism. Geriatrics & Aging
    • Importance and management of low levels of high density lipoprotein cholesterol in the elderly. Cardenas GA, Lavie CJ, Milani RV, Part 11: Screening and treatment. Geriatrics & Aging
    • Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease Conference Executive Summary. Faxon DP, Creager MA, Smith SC, Pasternak RC, Olin JW, Bettmann MA, Criqui MH, Milani RV, Loscalzo J, Kaufman JA, Jones DW, Pearce WH, Circulation

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

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

    Medical Groups

    • Ochsner Clinic
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