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Dr. Peter Fail, MD

Cardiology* Age 68
Dr. Peter Fail, MD
4.8 (32 Ratings)

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Dr. Peter Fail, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Houma, LA.
Dr. Peter Fail, MD
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Dr. Peter Fail, MD

Cardiology* Age 68
Houma, LA
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Peter Fail, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Houma, LA.

About

Dr. Peter Fail, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Houma, LA and has 40 years experience. They graduated from American University of The Caribbean School of Medicine in 1984 and completed a residency at Episcopal Heart.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Our Lady Of The Angels Hospital and Terrebonne General Health System. Dr. Fail has experience treating conditions like Congestive Heart Failure, Chronic Congestive Heart Failure and Hypertensive Heart with Failure among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Fail received an average rating of 4.8/5 from patients and has been reviewed 32 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Fail is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Congestive Heart Failure
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Aortic Valve Disease
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Aortic Valve Surgery
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Atherosclerosis
Carotid Artery Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Hyperlipidemia
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Surgery
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angina
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Septal Defect
Cardiomyopathy
Chest Pain
Congenital Heart Defects
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Lipid Disorders
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Orthostatic Hypotension
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Unstable Angina
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Endocarditis
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
Ankle Disorders
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Biventricular Heart Failure
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Disease
Constrictive Pericarditis
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Dissection
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Endocarditis
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Block
Heart Murmur
Hyperkalemia
Infective Endocarditis
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Long QT Syndrome
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Noninfective Endocarditis
Nonrheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericarditis
Peripheral Edema
Postthrombotic Syndrome
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Venous Return Anomaly
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Subacute Endocarditis
Third Degree Heart Block
Tricuspid Valve Atresia
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Typical Atrial Flutter
Venous Hypertension
Ventricular Fibrillation
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Arrhythmia Screening
Atherectomy
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Impella Device
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and Defibrillator
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Tilt Table Testing
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Treadmill Stress Test
Tricuspid Valve Surgery

Insurance Accepted

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  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Choice Care PPO

Locations

  1. 1 Cardiovascular Institute of the South LLC
    225 Dunn St, Houma, LA 70360
  2. 2 Office
    8401 Picardy Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70809
  3. 3 Office
    191 Innovation Ct # B, Gray, LA 70359
  4. 4 Office
    102 Twin Oaks Dr, Raceland, LA 70394

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fail
4.8
Based on 32 Reviews
5 Stars (30)
4 Stars (1)
3 Stars (0)
2 Stars (0)
1 Star (1)

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Mar 11, 2024
Always friendly and talks to me with compassion and caring. Explains when I ask questions and listens to me.
— Mar 11, 2024
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Peter Fail, MD is a cardiology specialist in Houma, LA and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from American University of The Caribbean School of Medicine in 1984. He specializes in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology.
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Specialties*
Cardiology
Interventional Cardiology
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • American University of The Caribbean School of Medicine
    1984
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
Board Certifications
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A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Episcopal Heart
    1989
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Episcopal Heart
    1989
Fellowship Hospital
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Frequently Asked Questions

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A list of accepted insurance providers is available on the Sharecare insurance check. It is always a good idea to verify your insurance when making an appointment.

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Peter Fail, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Fail's profile.

Dr. Fail frequently treats the following conditions: Congestive Heart Failure, Chronic Congestive Heart Failure and Hypertensive Heart with Failure. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Peter Fail, MD is affiliated with Our Lady Of The Angels Hospital and Terrebonne General Health System.

Yes, Dr. Peter Fail, MD holds board certification in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Our Lady Of The Angels Hospital

    433 Plaza St, Bogalusa, LA

  • Terrebonne General Health System

    8166 Main St, Houma, LA