Dr. Jose A. Tallaj, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 45

1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
Advanced Heart Failure/Trnsplnt
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2000 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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    Dr. Tallaj's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, 2010
    • Cardiovascular Disease, 2001
    • Internal Medicine, 2011
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Impella Device
    • Thoracentesis
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    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • 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

    Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre Y Maestra (Pucmm), Facultad De Ciencias De La Salud
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    Wayne State University
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Wayne State U/Detroit Med Center
    Complete in 1998

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Ala
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tallaj & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tallaj

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tallaj to family and friends

    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Tallaj's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tallaj
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tallaj accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

    A
    1802 6th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 934-9999 (Office)
    B
    Advanced Heart Failure/Trnsplnt
    2000 6th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 934-3438 (Office)
    C
    1900 University Blvd Suite 338
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 934-3438 (Office)
    D
    619 19th St S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 934-6600 (Office)
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