Dr. James C. Hays Jr., MD

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Dr. James C. Hays Jr., MD

Interventional Cardiology | Male

Jackson Heart Clinic 970 Lakeland Dr Ste 61, Jackson, MS 39216 Get Directions

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Jackson Heart Clinic has been providing comprehensive, state-of-the-art cardiovascular care since 1973. Not only are we committed to providing cardiovascular care with the utmost integrity and compassion, we are also committed to the community and believe (through education and increased awareness) we can help fight the war against heart disease that so profoundly affects our state.Read more

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4.2 based on 9 responses
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  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Hays Jr.' Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Excellent thoroughness and bedside manners. Felt like I was his only patient. Did a great job of explaining the medical terminology so that I could understand.
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Heart surgeon on call. came in middle of the night and fixed my heart. knowledgeable and sincere. I wouldn't trust anyone else.
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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thrombolysis
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Mississippi

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Mayo Clinic Rochester

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Clinic Rochester

    Completed in 1994

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Miss School Med

    Completed in 1997

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Mississippi

    Graduated in 1987

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Hays Jr.' 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 Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
  • Malpractice claims in Mississippi not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Hays Jr.' Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Hays Jr.

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Hays Jr.' Care Philosophy

Jackson Heart Clinic has been providing comprehensive, state-of-the-art cardiovascular care since 1973. Not only are we committed to providing cardiovascular care with the utmost integrity and compassion, we are also committed to the community and believe (through education and increased awareness) we can help fight the war against heart disease that so profoundly affects our state.