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Royce Yount Jr., MD

Dr. Yount is a cardiologist in the New Orleans area. He is affiliated with East Jefferson General Hospital and 5 more hospitals.
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Dr. Yount saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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

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Dr. Yount saw arteriovenous (AV) fistula 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. Yount saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Dr. Yount saw more deep vein thrombosis (DVT) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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

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

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Dr. Yount saw more high cholesterol patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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

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

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

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Dr. Yount saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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

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Dr. Yount saw more high blood pressure (hypertension) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw gangrene 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. Yount saw more fainting patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw more peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw more leg ulcer patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) 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. Yount saw more heart block patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Yount saw more AV block patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Yount sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Office
3715 Prytania St
New Orleans, LA 70115
1,222 miles away
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

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Credentials
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine IN New Orleans
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1992

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology

Hospital affiliations

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

  • East Jefferson General Hospital
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Tulane Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • West Jefferson Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Touro Infirmary
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • New Orleans East Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • 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
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield