Dr. James Schmitz, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 69

Dr. James Schmitz, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Temple, TX and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine medical school in 1980. He is affiliated with Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Schmitz to book an appointment.

Dr. Schmitz
1605 S 31 Temple, TX 76508

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Dr. Schmitz is affiliated with Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula Monterey, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

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Experience
Background

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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. Schmitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmitz performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Schmitz performs this procedure more than 43% of his peers

Congestive Heart Failure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmitz treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Schmitz treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Hypertension
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schmitz treats Hypertension more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Schmitz treats this condition more than 16% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
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Dr. Schmitz's conditions and procedures:

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload

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(254) 215-0400

Dr. Schmitz accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Schmitz, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Temple, TX and has over 41 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1982
University of Texas SW Medical School
Residency Hospital
1981
University of Texas SW Medical School
Internship Hospital
1980
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. James Schmitz, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Schmitz frequently treats Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs), Congestive Heart Failure, and Hypertension. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Schmitz treats.

Where is Dr. James Schmitz, MD's office located?

Dr. Schmitz's office is located at 1605 S 31, Temple, TX 76508. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

1605 S 31 Temple, TX 76508
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Community Hospital Of The Monterey Peninsula

Monterey, CA

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)