Dr. James L. Perrien , MD


(504) 455-0842

East Jefferson Cardiovascular Specialists
4224 Houma Blvd Ste 500
Metairie, LA 70006


Dr. Perrien received his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering from Tulane University School of Engineering and his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine and his residency in neurology at Charity Hospital under the direction of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Dr Perrien served four years in the U.S. Air Force as a flight surgeon and chief of neurology at the U.S.A.F School of Aerospace Medicine. He is the author of the neurology chapter of the first edition of DeHart's textbook of Aerospace Medicine. Dr. Perrien is involved in advancing the field of neurology, including publishing professional articles and presenting papers at professional scientific assemblies. He maintains membership in several medical societies including the American Academy of Neurology. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). Dr Perrien has special interest in electromyography, electroencephalography, neurosonology, evoked responses and migraine.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 43 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: Tulane University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1977

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Springhill Memorial Hospital
  • Providence Hospital
  • East Jefferson General Hospital

Specialties: Neurologist

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Perrien's Office Information

East Jefferson Cardiovascular Specialists
4224 Houma Blvd Ste 500
Metairie, LA 70006
(504) 455-0842

Fax: (504) 445-5412
Website: ejgh.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Doctor Perrien's Other Office Information

James L Perrien MD
6701 Airport Blvd Ste B213
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 633-3120

Fax:(251) 163-3311
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri9:00 AM-4:30 PM

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