Dr. James Fingleton, MD

Dr. James Fingleton, MD

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Dr. James Fingleton, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiac surgery and general surgery.

2 Dudley St Ste 360

Providence, RI 02905

Contact Information

(508) 973-2000

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
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
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
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 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 cardiac surgery specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiac surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

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