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Dr. James Edgerton, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 67

Dr. Edgerton

Dr. James Edgerton, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ. Of Illinois Peoria College Of Med in 1978 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.


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(469) 800-6200

Dr. Edgerton accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Edgerton's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Edgerton, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ. Of Illinois Peoria College Of Med in 1978 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

University of Florida
Internship Hospital
1986
Medical University of South Carolina Medical Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1984
Shands Hospital At Univ. Of Florida
Residency Hospital
1984
University of Florida / Shands Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1978
Univ. Of Illinois Peoria College Of Med
Medical School
1986
1984
1984
1978

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Based on 15 reviews

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Dr. Edgerton, On July 4th it will be 9 years since you performed my triple bypass. I am doing great! Thanks to YOU! I now have 4 beautiful granddaughters, ages 6, 7 & 7, 9 ! Thank you for your expertise! Gale Paul
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