Heart Clinic of Louisiana Specialty Clinics

Additional information regarding the Heart Clinic of Louisiana's specialty clinics are provided below.



New Patient Resources

Please print out and complete the forms below prior to your first appointment at Heart Clinic of Louisiana. You may also submit them Online

  • Patient Registration Form
  • Medical History Form

  • Pre-Procedure Related Instructions

    Information regarding specific tests and procedures performed by Heart Clinic of Louisiana are provided below. Please review the instructions concerning your scheduled procedure prior to arrival.

  • Exercise Stress Test Information Sheet
  • Dobutamine Cardiolite Stress Test Information Sheet
  • Lexiscan Cardiolite Stress Test Information Sheet
  • Tilt Table Test Information Sheet

  • Post-Procedure Related Instructions

    Instructions regarding care after specific procedures performed by Heart Clinic of Louisiana are provided below. Please review the instructions following your scheduled procedure.

  • Post-Operative Instructions Pacemaker or AICD

  • Educational Resources

    Additional educational resources offered through the Heart Clinic of Louisiana:


    Clinical Tools

    Clinical resources for further risk assessment.

  • BMI calculator
  • Peripheral Vascular Risk Assessment Tool
  • Diabetes and Coronary Artery Disease Toolkit initiative┬áprovided by the American Diabetes Association's
  • Understanding Coronary Artery Disease initiative┬áprovided by the American Diabetes Association's.
  • Heart Clinic of Louisiana Cardiology Corner

    Recently Released Prevention Guidelines

     

    Heart Clinic of Louisiana is dedicated to the continued education of our patients by providing focused updates on various disease processes.

    This month Dr. Frederick Kushners discusses the recently released Cardiovascular Prevention Guidelines formulated by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology. The new guidelines are a set of recommendations to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke through moderate exercise and a healthy diet. His review of the Cardiovascular Prevention Guidelines can be found here.

    Dr. Kushner serves on the Science Board to the FDA and was a member of the Task Force for Practice Guidelines and Vice Chair of the guideline for the management of heart attacks of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.

    Dr. Kushner, Cardiologist, discusses the new American heart association guidelines.