Dr. James G. Fingleton, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 55

300 Hanover St
Fall River, MA 02720
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Dr. Fingleton:

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Phone & Address

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes

Dr. Fingleton's Offices

Southcoast Physicians Group, Inc.
SPG - Cardiovascular Surgery
300 Hanover St
Fall River, MA 02720
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Dr. Fingleton's Experience

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Dr. Fingleton's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Fingleton Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Conditions Dr. Fingleton Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Southcoast Health - Charlton Memorial Hospital
363 Highland Avenue
Fall River, MA 02720

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Patient Satisfaction

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    Phone & Address

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Fingleton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    Southcoast Physicians Group, Inc.
    SPG - Cardiovascular Surgery
    300 Hanover St
    Fall River, MA 02720
    (508) 296-8853
    Contact Information
    (508) 679-7774 (Office)
    (508) 679-7724 (Fax)
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    Accepted Insurances

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    Less
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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  2. Dr. Fingleton's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Maze Procedure
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Septal Defect
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Fingleton

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Massachusetts.
    • 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

    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Temple University
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Temple University
    Complete in 1990
    Wayne State University
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fingleton & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese
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  3. Dr. Fingleton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fingleton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fingleton to family and friends

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