J. King White, MD, FACC

About J. King
Primary Service
  • Cardiology

A well-known name in Southwest Louisiana healthcare, Dr. White has treated patients in the Lake Area since 1988. He is experienced in many facets of cardiovascular disease treatment including coronary and peripheral vascular disease and aneurysm repair. As a notable figure in the world of cardiology, Dr. White has served as lead investigator in many medical studies throughout his career. He also performed the first coronary artery stent in Southwest Louisiana, and pioneered the carotid artery stent procedure that is widely used today.

Education Medical School: Louisiana State University Medical Center, Shreveport
LA Residency: Medical University of South Carolina
Fellowship: Medical University of South Carolina
Affiliations Memorial Medical Group

Other Specialties or Certifications Member, American College of Cardiology

Special Clinical Interests & Recognition Lake Charles Memorial’s interventional coronary care program is ranked as the top program in the state and as one of the top 100 programs in the country. The analysis is conducted by CareChex®, which looks at patient safety, inpatient quality and measures of mortality, complications and readmission rates.
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