Dr. James Porterfield, MD

Dr. James Porterfield, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
(8)
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Dr. James Porterfield, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology.

1211 Union Ave Ste 475

Memphis, TN 38104

Contact Information

(901) 274-2643

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Porterfield'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.

1  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Porterfield does not have any board certifications listed.

4  Conditions Treated

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 11/10/2014
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    State: Tennessee
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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Tennessee
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Porterfield has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Porterfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Porterfield's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porterfield to family and friends
8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Porterfield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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