Dr. James MacMillan, MD

Dr. James MacMillan, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. James MacMillan, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Modesto, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1965 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.

1541 Florida Ave Ste 103

Modesto, CA 95350

Contact Information

(209) 577-3388

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. MacMillan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Carotid Artery Disease
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more than 74% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 74% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. MacMillan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

5  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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39  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1965
  • Alameda Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Denver Health Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Usphs Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. MacMillan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. MacMillan's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. MacMillan to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. MacMillan'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. MacMillan skillfully replaced both an aortic and a mitral valve that had been damaged by endocarditis on my 64 year old wife when her condition was critical. His skill was especially appreciated as he was asked to accomplish this when my wife’s condition was failing. Dr. MacMillan was asked to...more
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Dr. MacMillan is an excellent surgeon and very personable as well. You can have the utmost confidence in his ability to perform cardiac surgery.
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Doc MacMillan has fantastic bedside manner and takes the time to thoroughly talk with you. I felt very comfortable and confident in him. His staff are very courteous and friendly. I had an issue that was a little rare for him to work with, his office struggled a little in figuring out a rebuttal...more
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Staff couldn't have been nicer. 3 people waiting besides myself and took over 2 hours to get into exam room. Nurse was extremely nice and thorough. Waited another hour in exam room. He told me I needed CABG surgery, I had no idea what it was. He didn't give any explanations of what needed to be...more
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