Dr. James Ganem, MD

Dr. James Ganem, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o
(39)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ganem founded East Valley cardiology in 1990. For over 25 years he has devoted his life to his patients, caring for them and being there when they need him. Dr. Ganem takes pride in keeping up-to-date. During his career he has compled several board certifications which were not available during his formal training and now has 5 board certifications. " I enjoy and take pride in always being there for my patients, some for 25 years! Especially helping them, and their family, during their later years. "

East Valley Cardiology

595 N Dobson Rd Ste 48

Chandler, AZ 85224
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Cigna
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • MultiPlan
  • One Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Accurate assessment of each patients condition and honest discussion of evaluation and treatment options. Up to date, clinically appropriate therapy delivered with common sense.
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Dr. Ganem's Experience

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Dr. Ganem's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Interventional Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • 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 Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Reflux

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Echocardiography
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Impella Device
  • Lower Extremity Peripheral Ultrasound
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • PTCA - Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Closure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • University Of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Carney Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Maricopa Med Center Phoenix Az
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Good Samaritan Med Center Va Administration Phoenix Az
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ganem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ganem's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ganem to family and friends
4.5
based on 39 total reviews (13 with comments)
Dr. Ganem's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (13)
in Cjandler, az |
Dr Ganem performed my leg vein occlusion two years ago. I have not had as much ankle swelling nor foot cramping since prpcedure was done. The sores have cleared up also..
in Tempe, AZ |
The Doctor and staff were friendly and answered all my questions . The Venefit procedure was painless and stress less . My leggs are feeling great .
in Chandler, AZ |
I have found Dr Ganem and his staff to be very efficient at processing everything from appointments to procedures and studies to phone calls with results to processing prescriptions and return calls. There is a general air of pleasantness and appreciation for your selection of them as your source of care. Dr Ganem is knowledgeable, well balanced in terms of ordering test vs not needing them, logical in his thinking and decision making. He does all this while communicating effectively.
in Tempe, AZ |
Dr. Ganem has taken VERY good care of my husband who had serious issues. He addressed those issues and today, my husband is doing wonderfully. Every member of his office staff is superb, efficient helpful & pleasant. The technicians who administer tests are proficient, making you feel you are in good hands. Yes, I would definitely recommend Dr. Ganem
in Chandler, AZ |
Doctor Ganem and his staff are courteous and take an active part in my healthcare. Staff at East Valley Cardiology all have excellent code of ethics and deal with the patients with compassion and respect, while remaining firm in dealing with my cardiac health care.
in Chandler, AZ |
Both my husband and I had RFA on both legs for varicose vein procedure. We are very pleased with the outcome. Thank you Dr. Ganem for taking such good care of us.
in Mesa, Az |
Have seen Dr Ganem several times would recommend him to everyone.
in Gilbert, AZ |
Dr. Ganem has an excellent "bedside manner" and I like the fact that he took all the time necessary to answer all my questions in detail.
in Mesa, AZ |
My arrythmia attacks began shortly before 2000. Dr. Ganem has effectively gotten and kept them under control at least as well as I could have expected. He also recently conducted the endovenous radiofrequency ablation procedure which already has me walking much better now.
in Chandler, AZ |
Has been my cardiologist since 1992. Always available when needed and would highly recommend Dr Ganem.
in Chandler, AZ |
Dr. Ganem was very personable and seem to acknowledge my concerns. He explained medical terminology. He presented himself to be trustworthy and caring. He was not rushed to complete the visit so that he could move on to the next patient. This definitely impressed me and the not waiting long periods of time to be seen. Finally, his assurance of availibility was the Ace in the hole.
in Chandler, AZ |
Very positive. Saved my life.
in Chandler, AZ |
Office staff are excellent! Called me immediately upon receiving my referral and scheduled me for the following day. Dr. is to the point and no bs. All follow-up appointments scheduled promptly.
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Dr. Ganem accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
    Blue Alliance Network
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Gold
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
  • MetLife
    MetLife PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan Formost PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • One Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ganem has admitting privileges

Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center
3555 S Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85297
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Banner Desert Medical Center
1400 S Dobson Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202
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