James S. Krulisky MD

James S. Krulisky, MD

About Dr. Krulisky

Dr. James Krulisky is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at Louisiana State University Health New Orleans and practices at Children’s Hospital New Orleans.

He is a native of Los Angeles, CA and received his undergraduate degree from Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. He then received his medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, NY.

He began his medical career in General Surgery residency at both Atlanta Medical Center in Atlanta, GA and Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. before changing to Pediatrics.

He completed his Pediatric residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA followed by his Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship at LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans in New Orleans, LA.

He is board-certified in both Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology.

Dr. Krulisky chose to practice Pediatric Cardiology because of the unique opportunity to see and follow patients from birth until adulthood and help treat and guide patients and families through the complex diagnosis and treatment of both congenital and acquired heart disease.

Something extra about Dr. Krulisky: He is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing and watching all sports with his three boys.

He sees patients at the Children’s Hospital Main Campus, LCMC Health Ridgelake Health Center, and Children's Hospital Covington Health Center. Dr. Krulisky also sees patients at Children's Hospital New Orleans Pediatric Cardiology Clinic and West Jefferson Cardiology Center.

To schedule an appointment, call 504.896.2888

  • Cardiology
  • Pediatric Cardiology

Office Information

Children's Hospital - Dept. of Cardiology
200 Henry Clay Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
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  • Medical School
    Albany Medical College
  • Residency
    Medical College of Georgia
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics