Dr. James Fingleton, MD

Dr. James Fingleton, MD

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Dr. James Fingleton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in general surgery.

2 Dudley St Ste 360

Providence, RI 02905

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Fingleton's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fingleton treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Fingleton treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fingleton performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Fingleton performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Heart Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fingleton treats Heart Disease more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Fingleton treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Fingleton's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Fingleton, MD is a general surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1993
Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
1990
Temple University
Residency Hospital
1986
Temple University
Internship Hospital
1985
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
1990
1986
1985

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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Of all the Doctors,cardiologists, nurses and cardiac testing technicians, and Physical therapists that were involved in my care before and after, everyone assured me that Dr Fingleton was the best surgeon in southern New England. In fact my cardiologist insisted that I wait for an open date with...Read More
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My Father was admitted to The Miriam Hospital for a stent procedure & it was discovered that he needed to have open heart bypass surgery at eighty years of age. He does not do good with invasive surgery & anesthesia, so I told the nurses at Miriam that I wanted to take him to Mass General. Instead...Read More
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There is not enough good I can say about Dr Fingleton and his staff.The man literally saved my life. Thank You,thank you,thank you
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Dr. Fingleton is a wonderful doctor. I had emergency surgery for a SCAD and he saved my life.
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Locations

University Cardiovascular Surgical Associates, Inc.

Insurance accepted

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