Dr. James McCaughan, MD

Dr. James McCaughan, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
(14)
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Dr. James McCaughan, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Toms River, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

67 Route 37 W

Toms River, NJ 08755

Contact Information

(732) 914-1300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. McCaughan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCaughan performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 82% of his peers

Dr. McCaughan performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCaughan performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 78% of his peers

Dr. McCaughan performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Lung Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCaughan performs Lung Surgery more than 76% of his peers

Dr. McCaughan performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. James McCaughan, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Toms River, NJ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital
  • 1988
    Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988

Awards

Dr. McCaughan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McCaughan

3.4

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(7)
4 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. McCaughan's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
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What People Say About Dr. James McCaughan, MD
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This doctor ruined my life. He paralyze my diaphragm during surgery.
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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