Dr. James Butler, DO

Dr. James Butler, DO

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. James Butler, DO is a cardiology specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1983 and specializes in cardiology.

14051 Metropolis Ave

Fort Myers, FL 33912

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
more than 99% of peers
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Butler'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

  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Butler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Butler's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Butler to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Butler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He is the greatest
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Wonderful bedside manner. Takes the wellness of his patients very seriously. Have had Dr. Butler for my heart problems for 20 years. I attribute my current wellness to his good care. Will miss him in his retirement. William J. Douglas
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Very good understanding of problems. Very personal.Great Doctor. I recommend him to everyone.
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He has been my cardiologist for over 20 years. His treatments have always focused on what I want, and the trade-offs that I want to make for the quality of life I desire. He has always treats me with respect, compassion, and (unlike many doctors with elderly patients) speaks to me and not at me. ...more
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In the past 3 years I have had 3 stents placed in my heart all by Dr. Butler. He is the greatest! He found problems that did not show up on other tests and his service to his patients are beyond exceptional. Great bed-side manner, makes you feel comfortable. His entire staff at LPG are the...more
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