Dr. James Fenton, MD

Dr. James Fenton, MD

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Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases  |  
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53 y/o
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Dr. James Fenton, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases doctor who practices in Englewood, CO. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

National Jewish South Denver

499 E Hampden Ave Ste 300

Englewood, CO 80113
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Blood Oxygen Level
very high
more than 98% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Oncology
  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asthma
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Fla College Med Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Florida Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Lahey Hitchcock Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fenton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Fenton does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Fenton and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Swedish Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure

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Dr. Fenton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fenton to family and friends
3.5
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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

Dr. Fenton's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Littleton, CO |
I have been a patient of Dr. Fenton's now for several years. I see him 3-4 times a year as necessary for my condition. I have never waited for more than 15 minutes maximum for any testing or to see hm personally. He is a very professional and competent pulmonary .physician. I have found him to be...more
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Denver, CO |
I cannot believe he doesn't have 5 stars. He is terrific and gives you all the time you need and is very thorough. I've seen articles rating him the top pulmonary doctor in Denver, and I believe it.
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Arvada, CO |
You see Dr. Fenton's P.A. as much as you see him. His P.A. is okay, but certainly a far cry from being warm and personable. Scheduling routine appointments is ridiculous. The waits are unbelievable. I have had a multitude of doctor's since my cancer diagnosis 9 years ago, and Dr. Fenton is not...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fenton accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Fenton has admitting privileges

Swedish Medical Center
501 E Hampden Ave
Englewood, CO 80113
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Porter Adventist Hospital
2525 S Downing St
Denver, CO 80210
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Littleton Adventist Hospital
7700 S Broadway
Littleton, CO 80122
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