Dr. James Burke, MD

Dr. James Burke, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. James Burke, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 1999 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

8 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 400

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

(803) 765-0871

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Burke performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 91% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Burke'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.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


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40  Procedures


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Emory University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burke to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Burke'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 (1)

Dr. Burke is an excellent clinician, very personable and caring , kept me updated on my husband during this stressful time . I would recommend him to anyone . I was very impressed as a healthcare provider myself.
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