Dr. Emma Birks, MD

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Dr. Emma Birks, MD
Dr. Emma Birks, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. She has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Birks is affiliated with Jewish Hospital and University of Louisville Hospital.

UofL Physicians - Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

201 Abraham Flexner Way Ste 1001

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 587-2883

Dr. Emma Birks, MD

Dr. Emma Birks, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • Passport Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

At University of Louisville Physicians, we serve our patients and their families with compassionate, personalized attention and are dedicated to providing the most innovative, advanced health care in the region.
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Dr. Birks' Experience

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Dr. Birks' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
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  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Birks does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Impella Device
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Royal Free Hospital School Of Medicine-University Of London
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Basildon Hospital Nethermayne
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Harefield Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Birks has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Birks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Birks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Birks to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Birks' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Louisville KY |
Dr. Birks is very thorough, attentive and focuses her full attention on you as her patient. She goes above and beyond to help improve your health and quality of life. I highly recommend Dr. Birks to anyone with heart issues. I've been going to Dr. Birks for 5 years due to congestive heart failure.
in Benton, KY |
WONDERFUL our family needed a miracle. Dr. Birks and her team as well as others were amazing in the care and explanation of every detail. They never lost hope and tried till they succeeded! I recommend her to everyone!
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Dr. Birks accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • Passport Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Birks has admitting privileges

Jewish Hospital
200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
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University of Louisville Hospital
530 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY 40202
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