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Edmund Kerut, MD

Dr. Kerut is a cardiologist in the Gretna area. He is affiliated with Ochsner Baptist Medical Center and 4 more hospitals.
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Dr. Kerut saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more obesity patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more high cholesterol patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw chronic fatigue syndrome patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more enlarged heart patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more shortness of breath patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more abnormal breathing patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more hypothyroidism patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more stroke patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more sleep apnea patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more thyroid condition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more sleep disorders patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more lung condition patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more cardiomyopathy patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw anemia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Kerut saw more fainting patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Kerut sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
120 Ochsner Blvd
Gretna, LA 70056
1,221 miles away
  • Spanish
The New Orleans LA Uptowns West Bank Endoscopy ASC
1111 Medical Center Blvd
Marrero, LA 70072
1,223 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1982

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Advanced Heart Failure And Transplant Cardiology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Kerut is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Ochsner Baptist Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • West Jefferson Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • The Gayle and Tom Benson Cancer Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Ochsner Medical Center
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield