Dr. James Blatchford III, MD

Dr. James Blatchford III, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. James Blatchford III, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and cardiac surgery.

6005 Park Ave Ste 802

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 236-0508

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Blatchford III's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blatchford III performs Lung Surgery more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Blatchford III performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blatchford III treats Pulmonary Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Blatchford III treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blatchford III performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Blatchford III performs this procedure more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Blatchford III's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Segmentectomy, Open
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Blatchford III, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Duke Univ Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery and cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    U Tex Sw Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1991
    Yale University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1987
    U Minn Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital
    1987
  • 1984
    U Minn Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    U Minn Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Duke Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1982

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
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