Dr. James Burks, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 56

1975 Lin Lor Ln Ste 175
Elgin, IL 60123
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Dr. Burks' Experience

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Dr. Burks' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Burks Performs

  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Burks Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Elgin
77 North Airlite Street
Elgin, IL 60123

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Burks

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Presence Medical Group
Presence Medical Group
1975 Lin Lor Ln Ste 175
Elgin, IL 60123
Presence Medical Group
Algonquin Office
2971 W Algonquin Rd Ste 106
Algonquin, IL 60102
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    Dr. Burks' Experience

    Dr. Burks' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiology
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Internal Medicine
    • Interventional Cardiology
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    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
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    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Burks

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

    Residency Hospital

    Christ Hosp Med Ctr

    Fellowship Hospital

    Christ Hosp Med Ctr
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Burks & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Burks' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Elgin where Dr. Burks has admitting privileges:

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    • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Elgin

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Burks

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burks to family and friends

    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    13 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    13 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Burks
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    13 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
    above
    national average

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    Is Dr. Burks accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • National Elevator
    • Thrivent Financial
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Presence Medical Group
    1975 Lin Lor Ln Ste 175
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (847) 717-0600 (Office)
    B
    Presence Medical Group
    Algonquin Office
    2971 W Algonquin Rd Ste 106
    Algonquin, IL 60102
    (847) 854-1987 (Office)
    (847) 854-3225 (Fax)
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