Dr. James O'Keefe Jr, MD

Dr. James O'Keefe Jr, MD

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Age 62
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Dr. James O'Keefe Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1982 and specializes in cardiology.

4330 Wornall Rd Ste 2000

Kansas City, MO 64111

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. O'Keefe Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Keefe Jr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. O'Keefe Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Keefe Jr treats Vascular Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. O'Keefe Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. O'Keefe Jr treats Heart Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. O'Keefe Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. O'Keefe Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
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 Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Ebstein's Anomaly
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. James O'Keefe Jr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1982 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1988
    Mayo Grad School Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1988
  • 1985
    Mayo Grad School Med
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    Mayo Grad School Med
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Baylor University
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

Awards

Dr. O'Keefe Jr's Reviews

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Dr. O'Keefe is outstanding--he takes his time, he listens, he truly cares--that is so apparent in every appointment I have had with him. He is one of the top Cardiologists in the country and works to find healthy and natural ways to stay heart healthy! I feel very fortunate he is in Kansas City!
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He had little to no interest in my case. I have a 100% clogged artery, he had no idea, lied about my medication, and a spectator to my procedure. He's more interested in selling his crap and books than caring for patients. St Luke's should dump him
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Tremendous knowledge, empathy and expertise. Gave me hope and a practical plan to vastly improve my cardio health. Highly recommend!
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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