Jay Pannathpur Jaikishen , MD

Cardiovascular Disease , Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine

(337) 232-1171

Jaikishen Jay P Office
155 Hospital Dr Ste 406
Lafayette, LA 70503


Dr. Jay Jaikishen is board certified and Recertified in Internal medicine, Nuclear medicine /Nuclear cardiology with special certification in Cardiac CT. He is Director of cardiac imaging at Heart hospital of Lafayette, section head of Nuclear cardiology at Lafayette General Medical center and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, LSU Schol of medicine in Lafayette,LA. His special areas of interest include Noninvasive cardiology, exercise and pharmacologic stress testing, imaging options, PET, Coronary Calcium Score, Cardiac CT angiography, Cost effectiveness and appropriateness issues related to multimodality cardiac imaging and evaluation of medical and cardiac issues,coronary stents and bypass grafts. He has published numerous case reports and has specialty interest in critical and ICU care and cost effective evaluation and management of medical issues. He serves as consultant for cardiac software development for SPECT scans. He provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of all medical issues including total cardiac evaluation. He provides on site imaging,including Measurement of Bone mineral density renal,bone and thyroid scans and comprehensive medical evaluation including evaluation and detection of heart disease and cancer. He prides in providing excellent medical care and relentless pursuit of excellence in practice of medicine.His office is equipped with electronic health records with online appointment and email reminders.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 39 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Vijayanagar Institute Of Medical Sciences

Graduation Date: in 1982

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Lafayette General Medical Center
  • Our Lady Of Lourdes Regional Medical Center
  • University Hospital & Clinics

Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease , Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS LA BlueConnect HMO POS
  • BCBS LA Community Blue HMO/POS
  • BCBS LA Preferred Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Louisiana HMOx MRF
  • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Jaikishen's Office Information

Fax: (337) 723-2554
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Jaikishen's Other Office Information

University Hospital & Clinic Internal Medicine
2390 W Congress St
Lafayette, LA 70506
(337) 261-6100

Fax:(337) 726-1679
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-4:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-4:00 PM

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