Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD

Invasive Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
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Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD
Dr. Rittelmeyer served 9 years in the US Navy in the Medical Corps followed by 28 years in private practice. He has been involved in interventional procedures including angioplasty, stenting, pacemaker therapy and defibrillator therapy his enter career.

1100 N 18th St Ste 100

Monroe, LA 71201

Contact Information

(318) 361-9900

Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD

Dr. James Rittelmeyer, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vantage Health Plan

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Care Philosophy

Each patient is unique and individualized care is a priority.
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Dr. Rittelmeyer's Experience

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Dr. Rittelmeyer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Invasive Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Invasive Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
3

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
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Procedures

  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Implantable Loop Recorder
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pacemaker Monitoring
  • Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
  • Pericardiocentesis

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rittelmeyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rittelmeyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rittelmeyer to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Rittelmeyer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Monroe, LA |
very thorough in explaining procedure and explaining results
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Dr. Rittelmeyer accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Rittelmeyer has admitting privileges

Glenwood Regional Medical Center
503 McMillan Rd
West Monroe, LA 71291
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Saint Francis Medical Center
309 Jackson St
Monroe, LA 71201
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