Dr. James Gangemi, MD

Dr. James Gangemi, MD

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Dr. James Gangemi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Norfolk, VA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and cardiac surgery.

601 Childrens Ln

Norfolk, VA 23507

Contact Information

(757) 668-8850

Insurance Accepted

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

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pediatric Heart Disease
  • Pediatric Heart Rhythjm Abnormalities
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Atresia With Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Ventricular Arrhythmia

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Virginia Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Virginia Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. G did all 3 of my sons open heart surgeries. My family is forever indebted to him. He is a great surgeon and he took care of our son as if he was his own just like he promised. Thanks Dr. Gangemi! -Palmer Family
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Kelvin Palmer in Roanoke, VA – Jun 23, 2018
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Dr. Gangemi performed open heart surgery on my son at 7 days old. Also at 5 months old. I pray that we're lucky enough to have him perform his final stage of surgery. He was born with HLHS (Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome) where the left side of his hard was not developed. It was a very scary...Read More
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Sade Watson in Richmond, VA – Oct 31, 2016
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Dr Gangemi performed open heart surgery on my 4 month old. He was very knowledgable about her condition. He explained what needed to be done and what he was going to do for her specifically . You could tell that he and the staff communicated about my child's needs leading up to her surgery. They...Read More
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Chelsea in Mechanicsville, VA – Aug 14, 2016
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Dr. Gangemi operated on my granddaughter for HLHS in May 2015 when she was 4 days old. Her second surgery was performed in November at 5 months. Lacy is doing well and we owe her life to Dr. Gangemi and the entire team at UVA. He is a very skilled surgeon and also great at communicating with...Read More
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Paula Lacy in Maidens VA – Feb 25, 2016
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