In order to expand local services, decrease travel time and offer greater access to world-class, quality care for our patients, St. James Parish Hospital has a clinical affiliation with Ochsner for continuous cardiology support from a team of Ochsner Medical Center—Kenner physicians. Through this affiliation, we are excited to care for more patients right here at home.
What You Can Expect
Schedule an Appointment
Ochsner Medical Center-Kenner Cardiologists see outpatients in the Medical Plaza located next to St. James Parish Hospital. To schedule an appointment call, 225.258.2037.
About the Physicians
Benjamin Romick, MD, earned his medical degree at the University of Iowa College of Medicine. He completed an Internal Medicine Internship and Residency at Keesler USAF Medical Center in Mississippi and a Cardiovascular Fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center/Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in Texas. He completed an Interventional Cardiology Fellowship at Montefiore–Einstein Heart Center in New York. He served 15 years on active duty in the Air Force. His special areas of interest include transradial cardiac catheterization, complex coronary intervention, chronic total occlusion intervention, and cardiac rhythm device implantation and management.
Ochsner Health System is southeast Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner's 12 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 40 health centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across nine specialty categories. Ochsner employs more than 15,000 employees, over 900 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 400 clinical research trials annually. Ochsner Health System is proud to be a tobacco-free environment. For more information, please visit ochsner.org.