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LA Heart, Lung & Vascular Institute
Louisiana Heart Lung and Vascular Institute is an MPSI practice managed by East Jefferson General Hospital.

The expert team of physicians at the Louisiana Heart, Lung and Vascular Institute at East Jefferson General Hospital provide the highest level of cardiovascular, lung, and vein care in our region. Led by the distinguished physicians Dr. Michael N. Brothers, Dr. Tod C. Engelhardt, Dr. Harry A. Roach, Dr. James M. Tubb and Dr. Lawrence Breitkreutz, patients receive an exceptional level of medical expertise, combined with personalized treatment programs utilizing the most advanced procedures and technology. This expert team of physicians performs revolutionary treatments in cardiac surgery, coronary bypass, atrial fibrillation, cancer, and varicose veins.


A variety of treatment options and therapies are available to patients of the Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute. These procedures include:

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Video Assisted Thorascopic Surgery
  • Femoral Popliteal Bypass
  • Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
  • Aortic Valve Replacements
  • Mitral Valve Replacements
  • Minimally Invasive Convergent Maze
  • Ultrasound Assisted Catheter Directed Thrombolysis for DVT and PE
  • AV Fistula
  • Endoluminal Aortic Stent
  • EVLT and Radio Frequency Ablation
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Phlebectomy
  • Thoracotomy
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Last Updated on Friday, September 18, 2015 10:31 AM

Contact Information

Lawrence Breitkreutz, M.D.
Michael N. Brothers, M.D.
Tod C. Engelhardt, M.D., FACS
Harry A. Roach, M.D., FACS

The Heart, Lung, & Vascular Institute is located on the 3rd floor of the Medical Office Building at 4228 Houma Blvd., next to the main hospital.

4228 Houma Blvd., Ste. 300
Metairie, LA 70006
Phone: (504) 454-2222
Fax: (504) 454-2388

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