Dr. James Kong, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 48
  
Dr. Kong
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

The Christ Hospital

630 W Main St Ste 300 Wilmington, OH 45249

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(937) 382-2785

Dr. James Kong, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Wilmington, OH. Dr. Kong has more experience with Cardiac Care, Interventional Cardiology, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Bethesda North Hospital and Christ Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kong to book an appointment.


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Dr. Kong accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access Options for ERC Health-OH PPO
Blue Access Options-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Bronze Pathway Group-OH HMO
Bronze Pathway X-OH HMO
Bronze Pathway-OH HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X-OH HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-OH HMO
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Gold Pathway Group-OH HMO
Gold Pathway X-OH HMO
Gold Pathway-OH HMO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Pathway-OH HMO
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Platinum Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Silver Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Pathway X-OH HMO
Silver Pathway-OH HMO
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Molina Healthcare
Molina
Mutual of Omaha
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
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Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Practice Areas

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Heart Disease more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Hypertension more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Kong performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 29% of their peers

Dr. Kong performs this procedure more than 29% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 52% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Mitral Valve Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Mitral Valve Disease more than 76% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 76% of their peers

Arrhythmias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Arrhythmias more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

Atrial Fibrillation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 65% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Venous Insufficiency
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Venous Insufficiency more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kong treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Kong treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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Dr. Kong's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Dr. kong was kind professional and went into detail about the procedure i needed and that i may need..He also explained the tests they were going to run and what they were looking for. I appreciate him and his staff.
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Biography

Dr. James Kong, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Wilmington, OH. Dr. Kong has more experience with Cardiac Care, Interventional Cardiology, and Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical fac...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital

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Locations

The Christ Hospital

The Christ Hospital630 W Main St Ste 300 Wilmington, OH 45249
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Bethesda North Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Christ Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Clinton Memorial Hospital

Wilmington, OH

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

Good Samaritan Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2018)

Highland District Hospital

Hillsboro, OH

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

Mercy Health - Anderson Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Mercy Health-West Hospital

Cincinnati, OH

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

St. Elizabeth Edgewood

Edgewood, KY

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)