Stefani M. Samples MD

Stefani M. Samples, MD

About Dr. Samples

Dr. Stefani Samples specializes in Pediatric Cardiology at Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Samples is a native of Nashville, Tennessee and received her medical degree at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, and completed her residency training at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia. She then completed a fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Augusta University.

She joined the faculty at LSU and Children’s Hospital New Orleans in 2016 and serves as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics in the Department of Cardiology at LSU Health New Orleans.

She is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology, and provides non-invasive imaging for pediatric cardiology, including fetal echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography.

When asked why she chose to practice Pediatric Cardiology, Dr. Samples said, “Because of the continually increasing ability to positively affect the lives of patients with congenital heart disease and their families.”

Dr. Samples sees patients at the main campus of Children’s Hospital in Uptown New Orleans and at Children’s Hospital Covington Health.

To schedule an appointment at any location, please call our scheduling line at 504.896.2888.

Dr. Samples chose to practice pediatric cardiology because she wanted to make a difference in the lives and hearts of children.

Little Something Extra:
She has been ballroom dancing for 15 years and has won awards at competitions from New Orleans to Florida to Los Angeles.

  • Cardiology

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Children's Hospital
200 Henry Clay Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70118
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  • Medical School
    Meharry Med. College Sch of Med
  • Residency
    Medical College of Georgia
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics
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