Dr. James B. Martins, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 70

200 Hawkins Dr Rm E318
Iowa City, IA 52242
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Dr. Martins' Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Martins' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Martins Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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Conditions Dr. Martins Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Martins

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Iowa Hosps&Clinics Cardlgy
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
200 Hawkins Dr Rm E318
Iowa City, IA 52242
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
200 Hawkins Dr # C606
Iowa City, IA 52242
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    Dr. Martins' Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Electrophysiological Studies
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • 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)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Martins

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.
    • 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

    University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1970

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Martins & 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. Martins' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics where Dr. Martins has admitting privileges:

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    • University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Martins

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martins to family and friends

    3 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Martins' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 3 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Martins
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Martins accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • American Republic
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicare
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • National Elevator
    • Pekin Insurance
    • Thrivent Financial
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    University Iowa Hosps&Clinics Cardlgy
    UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
    200 Hawkins Dr Rm E318
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    (319) 356-2740 (Office)
    (319) 353-6343 (Fax)
    B
    UNIVERSITY OF IOWA
    200 Hawkins Dr # C606
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    (319) 356-4447 (Office)
    (319) 353-8443 (Fax)
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    Dr. Martins' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Martins
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martins to family and friends*
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