Dr. James Myatt, MD

Dr. James Myatt, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(19)
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Dr. James Myatt, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Waco, TX. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.Read his story

300 Richland West Cir Ste 1

Waco, TX 76712

Contact Information

(254) 235-9355

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Myatt's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Myatt "Dr. Phillip Myatt, a native to Waco, graduated as the 1998 class salutatorian from Waco High School. In 2002 he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Baylor University. He received his Doctor of Medicine in 2006 from Texas Tech School of Medicine and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Texas HSC at San Antonio in 2009. He went on to UTMB Galveston and The Methodist Hospital Houston where he received his training in cardiology. He finished his specialty training at Scott and White in interventional cardiology. Dr. Myatt has cared for patients in Waco since 2009 with the McLennan County Hospitalist Services and through the Veterans Administration. He enjoys college athletics, the outdoors, golf, and spending time with family. He and his family are members of First Baptist Church of Waco. Dr. Myatt has chosen to return to Waco to give back to the community he loves. Dr. Myatt is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Interventional Cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Myatt "Our team here at Little River Healthcare Waco Heart & Vascular is committed to making our patients feel that they are our number 1 priority."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Sinus Syncope
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Interpretation of Exercise Stress Tests
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Ultrasound
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Internal Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Myatt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Myatt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Myatt to family and friends
3.7
based on 19 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Myatt's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Hewitt |
Dr. Myatt and his staff took excellent care of my father until his passing and now take excellent care of me. He is honest about what is going on with you and gets straight to the point. His staff is kind and are more than willing to help you with your needs.
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Chicago, IL |
Unprofessional staff and physician. Will NOT be going back.
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in Kosse, TX |
i would highly recommend Dr. Myatt to anyone needing a cardiologist. He was a very caring and a knowledgeable doctor, my husband was taken to Hillcrest in Waco having a heart attack. Dr Myatt was the doctor on call, he immediately came in and made us feel very comfortable. He immediately...more
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in Texas |
Excellent guy!!!
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in Waco Tx |
Dr. Myatt was very condescending and arrogant when I took my mother to her visit to get results of her recent stress test. He cut us both off in the middle of questions, told me he didn't know how he could make what he was saying any clearer, contradicted at one point what he had just told her. ...more
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Dr. Myatt accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna PPO
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    Open Access Aetna Select
    Open Choice PPO
    Select
    Silver - Advantage 2000 PD EPO
    Silver - Classic 3500 PD PPO
    Teacher Retirement System
    Traditional Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Myatt has admitting privileges

Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center
100 Hillcrest Medical Blvd
Waco, TX 76712
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Providence Healthcare Network
6901 Medical Pkwy
Waco, TX 76712
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