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Excellence Is at the Heart of What We Do

Powered by leading specialists and the latest technology, Ochsner Lafayette General delivers comprehensive cardiovascular care you can trust.

Experience You Can Count On

From routine checkups and ongoing care to advanced diagnostics and procedures, we offer the most comprehensive lineup of cardiovascular services in the region. Our award-winning team works with you to create a customized healthcare plan that is targeted and effective. Plus, with a continuum of care through local partnerships, you can rest assured that your heart is in the best hands. Primary care doctors monitor and track your health over time. They help make you better and strive to keep you well, so it's important to establish a relationship with one or schedule a checkup.

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Regional Support

Being part of the Ochsner Health system creates access to more specialists right here at home in Acadiana and across Louisiana.

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Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) Partnership

Our partnership with CIS provides you with care from a multi-disciplined staff of 14 cardiologists with 260+ years of combined experience.

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Ochsner Pediatric Health Center for Children

Have peace of mind with local specialists and services that are specific to pediatric needs.

Know Your Heart Health

Heart disease is hard to detect on your own, so knowing your numbers and having routine checkups is important for determining the condition of your cardiovascular system. If you’re unsure of whether or not it’s time to see your doctor, take our quick heart health assessment below.

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When Care Makes a Difference

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Heart disease can strike at any age. Learn how even our smallest patients can benefit from heart care, so they never miss a beat.

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Kate felt something wasn’t right. Trusting her instincts, she got a checkup that changed her life.

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Dr. Lindle shares how her confidence in Ochsner Lafayette General and Ochsner Health enhances what she does every day.

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Built to Deliver Exceptional Care

With seven state-of-the-art suites, a 28-bed short-stay unit, pre-op and post-op units, and three new holding bays, the Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center Catheterization Lab serves as the region’s largest cardiology program. With additional cath labs located at Ochsner University Hospital & Clinics and Ochsner St. Martin Hospital, our team is equipped to handle a variety of cardiac-related illnesses and emergencies -- giving you added flexibility in scheduling and treatment.

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Boost Your Heart Health Knowledge

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