Dr. James Post, MD

Dr. James Post, MD

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56 y/o
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Dr. James Post, MD is a cardiology specialist in South Pasadena, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Post's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Post "James Post, MD, FACC has been practicing with the Heart & Vascular Institute since 1995. He grew up in Long Island, NY and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Suma Cum Laude. Dr. Post then attended New York University School of Medicine for his medical degree. His first exposure to the ?good life? in the southeast was when he attended Emory University Affiliated Hospitals in Atlanta for his internal medicine internship and residency. As a loyal Penn Quaker he was thrilled to complete his schooling and medical training returning to the University of Pennsylvania for his cardiology fellowship.Dr. Post is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. Based at Palms of Pasadena Hospital since joining the practice, Dr. Post is a member of the hospitals Governing Board, Medical Council, ICU Committee, Radiation Safety Board, and, was voted Palms Doctor of the Year in 2002, the inaugural year for this award. He was also Chief of Staff from 2009-2010.He is happily married to Robin and together have two wonderful daughters, Elana and Traci, who have no interest in medicine. His interests outside of medicine include traveling, tennis, swimming, scuba and everything Apple."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Post "We have forged in new frontiers of cardiovascular care and treatment through advances in nuclear medicine, cutting edge technology and research, and the development of preventive and educational services. Coupled with highly trained physicians and medical staff, The Heart Institute has established itself as a "Center of Excellence" in the care and treatment of cardiovascular disease."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pennsylvania State University / College of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Post has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Post's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Post

4.8

Based on 28 reviews

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2 Stars
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Dr. Post was very thorough in reviewing my medical records and then reviewing with me. I appreciated his input and evaluation. The office staff were very friendly and helpful. The appointment was on time and everything was efficient. This was my first visit with Dr. Post, but I have been a patient...Read More
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Marcene Rogers-Sassaman in St. Pete, FL – Aug 30, 2018
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I have been going to Dr.Post for several years. 4 years ago had a stress test and was put on medication to control my blood pressure. I have gone back every year for a follow up. I am pleased with his examination and trust in his advise for a better control of my minor blood pressure concerns.
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Ralph Starkey in Seminole, FL – Aug 09, 2018
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Very professional and professional. Dr Post takes time to listen to his patients and treats compassionately.
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Valerie K. in St. Pete Beach, FL – Jul 27, 2018
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Dr Post has traits that were reassuring to me when I first met him. He took time to familiarize himself with my history, extended time and “bedside manner” to ask about my current status before suggesting and recommending a course of action going forward. Then made sure I understood the why and how...Read More
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Kathleen R in Seminole, FL – Jun 13, 2018
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Friendly, Efficient, and Trustworthy!
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Alma Oline in St. Petersburg, FL – Jun 08, 2018
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