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Dr. James Rellas, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 68

  11 Reviews
Dr. Rellas

Heartfirst

6957 W Plano Pkwy Ste 1000 Plano, TX 75093

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(972) 939-8294

Dr. James Rellas, MD is a cardiology specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in cardiology and clinical lipidology.


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Dr. Rellas accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cigna-HealthSpring
Medicare Choice Plus PPO
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Texas True Choice
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Rellas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Murmur
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rellas treats Heart Murmur more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Rellas treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rellas treats Vascular Disease more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Rellas treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rellas treats Heart Disease more than 3% of his peers

Dr. Rellas treats this condition more than 3% of his peers

Dr. Rellas' conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Angiography
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carotid Vertebral Sonography
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coumadin® Management
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Doppler Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Test
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Syncope
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Uncomplicated Mycardial Infarction
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rellas

2.3

Based on 11 reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Rellas and HeartFirst work hard with their patients on prevention as well as diagnosing their immediate problems. Dr. Rellas and HeartFirst would like to discuss their recommendations and new advances for these patients. In addition, please read ...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Lipidology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1984
Ut Southwestern-Parkland Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Brown University-Miriam Hospital
Residency Hospital
1978
Miriam Hosp-Brown U
Internship Hospital
1977
Creighton University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1973
University of New Hampshire
Undergraduate School
Masters in Medical Management
1984
1980
1978
1977
1973

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • D Magazine list of Best Doctors in Dallas for 2009, 11/18/2009
  • D Magazine list of Best Doctors in Dallas for 2010, 12/20/2010
  • Addison Magazine - Reader's Choice - Best Cardiologist, 2009

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79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)