Dr. Hugh McElderry Jr, MD

Dr. Hugh McElderry Jr, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Hugh McElderry Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

619 19th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Cardioversion, Elective
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrial Flutter
very high
more than 99% of peers
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. McElderry Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart 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
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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20  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McElderry Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McElderry Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McElderry Jr to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McElderry Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. McElderry, Jr. Is the most knowledgeable physician in Electrophysiology in the country as far as I am concerned!! My husband was so critical that other Physicians refused to do surgury due to level of risk involved. Dr McElderry took him on...and he is walking evidence of the "Magician" hands...more
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I have not had the pleasure of talking with Dr. McElderry. I have been referred to him but have not been scheduled for an appointment. My referral is from Dr. David Gayle, Dothan Specialty and was sent approx. 2 weeks ago. Any information concerning this referral would be...more
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He cured my very stubborn atrial fibrillation! He's great!
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