Dr. James Alderman, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 66
  
Dr. Alderman
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

The Heart Center Of Metrowest

99 Lincoln St Framingham, MA 01702

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(508) 875-4811

Dr. James Alderman, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Framingham, MA. Dr. Alderman has more experience with Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities MetroWest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital and Tufts Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Alderman to book an appointment.


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Dr. Alderman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
Preferred Blue PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Fallon Community Health Plan
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Neighborhood Health Plan
Simplifi
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alderman treats Hyperlipidemia more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Alderman treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alderman treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Alderman treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alderman treats Heart Disease more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Alderman treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

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Dr. Alderman's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • 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
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Hypertension

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Biography

Dr. James Alderman, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Framingham, MA. Dr. Alderman has more experience with Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities MetroWest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospita...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Harvard Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Bellevue Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Bellevue Hospital Center
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Locations

The Heart Center Of Metrowest

Heart Center of Metro West99 Lincoln St Framingham, MA 01702
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Affiliated Hospitals

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MetroWest Medical Center - Framingham Union Hospital

Framingham, MA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Tufts Medical Center

Boston, MA

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)