Dr. Timothy James, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 54

1435 N Randall Rd Ste 209
Elgin, IL 60123
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Dr. James:

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Dr. James' Experience

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Dr. James' Specialties

Procedures Dr. James Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Conditions Dr. James Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Central Dupage Hospital
25 North Winfield Road
Winfield, IL 60190

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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. James

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Elgin Cardiac Surgery
Elgin office
1435 N Randall Rd Ste 209
Elgin, IL 60123
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    Dr. James' Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • 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 Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Impella Device
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maze Procedure
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Tumors, Benign
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
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    • Septal Defect
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. James

    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

    Stanford University

    Internship Hospital

    Yale University Med Center

    Residency Hospital

    Yale University Med Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Rush-Presbyterian-St. Lukes Medical Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    Stanford University

    Other Education

    Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. James & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

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    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. James' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. James

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. James to family and friends

    11 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
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    11 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 10 responses
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    Experience with Dr. James
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
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    national average
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    11 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
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    Elgin Cardiac Surgery
    Elgin office
    1435 N Randall Rd Ste 209
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (847) 695-1620 (Office)
    (847) 695-1954 (Fax)
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