Women's & Children's Hospital September 17, 2012

LAFAYETTE, La. – The list of pediatric subspecialists in Acadiana continues to grow.

Dr. James Bishara recently joined the established practice of fellow Pediatric Cardiologist Dr. Albert Gutierrez. Their office is located at 208 East Farrell Road, adjacent to Women’s & Children’s Hospital.

“I want to provide quality healthcare to children and adults with congenital heart disease and continue to grow as a young physician,” Dr. Bishara said.

Dr. Bishara earned a medical degree from LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport in May 2005 before serving as a pediatric intern at Tulane University/Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans. He performed his residency at the University of Maryland at Baltimore before a three-year pediatric cardiology fellowship at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis.

Professional affiliations include the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association and Memphis Medical Society.