Dr. James Hammel, MD

Dr. James Hammel, MD

Congenital Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. James Hammel, MD is a congenital cardiac surgery specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1994 and specializes in congenital cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

982315 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198

Contact Information

(402) 559-4424

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Hammel's Experience

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Dr. Hammel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Surgery, Congenital Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

4  Specialties

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

5  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*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

3  Conditions Treated

Background Check

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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

  • Univ Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital For Sick Children, Congenital Cardiac Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Neonatal Cardiac Surgery & Transplant Surgery ~ Research Fellowships
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hammel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hammel's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammel to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Hammel'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 (2)

Dr Hammel is a phenomenal surgeon, not only did he perform a complete heart fix , he also explained the surgery, good & bad outcomes and always popped in to see us and our daughter! He is very professional. The whole surgery team , nurses, RT, icu doctors, cardiac doctors were all professional and...more
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