Dr. James Faris, MD

Dr. James Faris, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. James Faris, MD is a cardiology specialist in Bloomington, IN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in cardiology.

550 S Landmark Ave

Bloomington, IN 47403

Contact Information

(812) 355-6900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
more than 65% of peers
Congenital Heart Defects
more than 55% of peers
Hypertensive Heart Disease
more than 54% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Faris "We at Internal Medicine Associates, Inc. strive to provide timely care for the whole patient with excellent services for all types of internal medicine problems, particularly my specialty of interventional cardiology."

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*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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 Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Faris has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Faris' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Faris to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Faris' 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
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