Welcome to Louisiana Heart, Lung, & Vascular Center

Louisiana Heart, Lung, & Vascular Center, featuring Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons Dr. Mitchell Lirtzman and Dr. Charles Wyatt, two physicians you’ve come to know and trust from 47 years of combined surgical experience in Acadiana and beyond. Board-certified in general and thoracic surgery, Drs. Lirtzman and Wyatt have been repeatedly recognized for state and national excellence in heart and vascular outcomes.

Conveniently located on the campus of The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana, Louisiana Heart, Lung, & Vascular Center offers a comprehensive scope of conventional open and percutaneous surgical services including, but not limited to, coronary artery bypass grafting, heart valve repair/replacement, pacemaker/defibrillator insertion and endovascular angioplasty/stenting.

The Center also features a new Vein Clinic, for the specialized treatment of varicose veins and other venous disorders.