Dr. Tyrone J. Collins MD Cardiologist

Dr. Tyrone Collins is a cardiologist in New Orleans, Louisiana and is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Meharry Medical College School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Collins accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 64 doctors at Ochsner Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Ochsner Medical Center
Ranked #24 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Providence Hospital (Washington DC)
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1980

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1982

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1985–1987

Meharry Medical College School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 27 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 14 years in Interventional Cardiology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

LA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Endovascular management of acute limb ischemia.
Sedghi, Y.,Collins, T. J.,White, C. J.

Carotid artery stenting: Patient, lesion, and procedural characteristics that increase procedural complications.
White, C. J.,Ramee, S. R.,Collins, T. J.,Jenkins, J. S.,Reilly, J. P.,Patel, R. A.

Elective percutaneous intervention for intracranial atherosclerotic stenoses by interventional cardiologists.
Badawi, R.A., White, C.J., Collins, T.J., Jenkins, J.S., Reilly, J.P., Grise, M.A., McMullan, P.W., Ramee, S.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • 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

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