Dr. James Burks, MD

Dr. James Burks, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. James Burks, MD is a cardiology specialist in Elgin, IL. He graduated from Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

1975 Lin Lor Ln Ste 175

Elgin, IL 60123

Contact Information

(847) 717-0600

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medico
  • National Elevator
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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. Burks' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hyperlipidemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burks treats Hyperlipidemia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Burks treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burks treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Burks treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Burks treats Heart Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Burks treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Burks' 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 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 Disease (CAD)
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
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Care Philosophy

"I strive to work with my patients to help them maintain healthy lifestyles.?

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

  • Christ Hosp Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Christ Hosp Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
  • Ross University / School Of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Burks' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Burks

4.2

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(10)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
13.333333333333334%
(2)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Burks' Performance
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  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Burks is a caring physician with a great manner with his patients. He performed a couple of different surgical procedures for my husband, and we were very pleased with the results. My husband's recovery was uneventful and fairly quick, taking his age into consideration. The medical staff was...Read More
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Everyone in the office was very nice and helpful. A staff that is welcoming sets the tone for the entire visit I believe. Dr. was very good at explaining things as well as giving examples as to why and how things can happen. Very satisfied with my experience there and have been for a long time.
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I would definitely recommend Dr. Burks. I found him to be down to earth and comfortable to talk too. He was highly recommended to me. He found out what my problem was and to date have not had any problems.
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Locations

Presence Medical Group

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medico
National Elevator
Thrivent Financial
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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