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TUHVI physicians include specialized medical professionals trained in nuclear cardiology, arrhythmia and atrial fibrillation, heart failure, prevention services, hypertension, and lipid management, as well as interventional cardiovascular procedures and vascular surgery. The Institute is a leader in treating peripheral arterial and venous disease. The new painless Endovenous Laser Treatment for varicose veins is offered at the Tulane Multi-Specialty Clinic on the Westbank.

Because TUHVI physicians and surgeons are also academicians, patients can be assured that each case is thoroughly reviewed and all available treatment options are considered. TUHVI faculty are leaders of research and development in their subspecialty, often sharing their knowledge by lecturing around the country regarding the latest methods of treating cardiac and peripheral artery disease. TUHVI physicians also serve as clinical investigators, participating in a growing number of clinical trials.

Our clinical care services include:

  • Interventional Cardiovascular Procedures
  • Advanced Heart Failure Treatment
  • Electrophysiology Studies and Treatment
  • Cardiac and Vascular Imaging
  • Peripheral Vascular (or Arterial Disease) Management
  • Preventative Cardiology
  • Women's Heart Disease
  • Pacemakers and AICD
  • Advanced Arrhythmia Management
  • Endovascular Treatment for Varicose Veins
  • Hypertension Management
  • Lipid Management
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation

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Best Doctors
Congratulations to Dr. Mark M. Cassidy, Dr. Asif Anwar, Dr. Thierry Le Jemtel, and Dr. Gary Sander. All were chosen in 2015 as best doctors of Cardiovascular Disease in the state of Louisiana by Best Doctors, Inc., a company that has built a database of professionals that are highly regarded by their peers. 
Varicose Veins
Varicose Veins:
Dr. Alvaro Alonso

They’ll look at your legs for a whole new reason. Eliminate varicose vein with VenaCure EVLT Laser Treatment. If you look at your and just see varicose veins, we can help.