Dr. J Sturdivant, MD

Dr. J Sturdivant, MD

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Dr. J Sturdivant, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC. Dr. Sturdivant has more experience with Cardiac Electrical System Procedures, Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures, and Heart Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Grand Strand Medical Center and Musc Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sturdivant to book an appointment.

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Grand Strand Heart & Vascular

Grand Strand Heart and Vascular/Spine and Neuro920 Doug White Dr Ste 510 Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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Dr. Sturdivant is affiliated with Grand Strand Medical Center Myrtle Beach, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sturdivant

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sturdivant treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sturdivant treats other conditions, please contact the office at (843) 497-7772.

Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Sturdivant is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Sturdivant
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Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Cardiovascular Stress Test
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High
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Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures

Compare with other Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures specialists.

Dr. Sturdivant is experienced in the area of Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Sturdivant
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Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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Frequency
High
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Heart Conditions

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Dr. Sturdivant is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 34 conditions and procedures

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Heart Disease
Cardiomyopathy
Third Degree Heart Block
Sinus Bradycardia
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Dr. Sturdivant's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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(843) 350-1469

Dr. Sturdivant accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Lacy Sturdivant is board certified in internal medical cardiovascular disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology. He earned his medical degree...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Medical University of South Carolina
Fellowship Hospital
University of Alabama
Residency Hospital
University of Alabama
Internship Hospital
University of Alabama College of Medicine
Medical School
Millsaps College
Undergraduate School
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Awards

Media & Publications

  • “Sudden cardiac death in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy”,, 2001
  • “T Wave Alternans for Ventricular Arrhythmia Risk Stratification”., 2003
  • “Use of Organic Modifiers to Enhance Capillary Selectivity in CZE”., 1995

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. J Sturdivant, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sturdivant frequently treats Cardiac Electrical System Procedures, Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures, and Heart Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Sturdivant specializes.

Where is Dr. J Sturdivant, MD's office located?

Dr. Sturdivant's office is located at 920 Doug White Dr Ste 510, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Sturdivant is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Grand Strand Medical Center

Myrtle Beach, SC

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Musc Medical Center

Charleston, SC

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)