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Dr. James Isbell, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Isbell

Charlottesville Office

1215 Lee St Charlottesville, VA 22908

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Dr. James Isbell, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2003 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, critical care medicine, and more.


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(434) 243-6443

Dr. Isbell accepts the following insurance:

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Coventry Health Care
Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Isbell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Isbell treats Lung Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Isbell treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Isbell performs Lung Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Isbell performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Isbell treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Isbell treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Isbell's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achalasia
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • da Vinci® Lobectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Esophagostomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Transplant
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant
  • Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
  • Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Primary Hyperhidrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Stenosis Syndrome
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheal Tumors
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Isbell, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2003 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2012
University of Virginia Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2010
Vanderbilt University
Residency Hospital
2008
Vanderbilt University
2004
Vanderbilt University
Internship Hospital
2003
U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
Medical School
1999
University of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
2012
2010
2008
2004
2003
1999

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Dr. Isbell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Isbell

4.2

Based on 5 reviews

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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. James Isbell, MD
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From the first moment I met Dr. Isbell, I had complete confidence in the information he was giving me. He did not push us to make a surgery decision, but when we did, I knew he was the person I wanted to do the procedure. My care at MSK was excellent. I am on my way to a complete recovery.
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