Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD

Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD

Invasive Cardiology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD is an invasive cardiology specialist in Monroe, LA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1978 and specializes in invasive cardiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

1100 N 18th St Ste 100

Monroe, LA 71201

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Dr. Rittelmeyer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rittelmeyer treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rittelmeyer treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rittelmeyer treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rittelmeyer treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Tricuspid Valve Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rittelmeyer treats Tricuspid Valve Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Rittelmeyer treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Stenosis

Dr. Rittelmeyer's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac 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 Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Defibrillator Implantation
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Holter Monitoring
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Implantable Loop Recorder
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Multifocal Premature Beats
Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pacemaker Monitoring
Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
Pericardial Disease
Pericardiocentesis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resistant Hypertension
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Ventricular Fibrillation

About Me

Care Philosophy

Each patient is unique and individualized care is a priority.

Specialties

  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

  • 1983
    Naval Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1981
    Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1979
    Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Georgetown University
    Medical School
    1978
  • 1974
    Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School
    1974

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
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EmblemHealth
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GEHA
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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UniCare
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United Healthcare
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