Dr. James Smith, MD

Dr. James Smith, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. James Smith, MD is a cardiology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Florida in 1981 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

13330 Usf Lorel Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

(813) 974-2201

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Endocarditis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tricuspid Valve Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Smith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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16  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

  • University Of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Wake Forest University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Wake Forest University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Wake Forest University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Smith is an experienced and knowledgeable Doctor. He was optimistic while not giving me a false sense of hope. I am very happy to be a patient of his.
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I had an episode of chest pain and went to ER. I refused to stay over night for observation and instead went to see Dr. Smith on the recommendation of a friend. He was very nice and they did a thorough work up in the office and then he scheduled me for a Cardiac Cath. I wanted to by out, but he...more
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Rude, arrogant, provided fuzzy information pushing me into premature surgery.
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Took the time with me to explain what I need to do to improve my Heart disease.
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Joseph has had multiple heart procedures by Dr. Smith, all very successful. Praise the Lord for that. We value Dr. Smith's close relationship with The LORD, and feel he is in the Lord's hand when he operates. Joseph has high confidence in anything Dr. Smith suggests. We hope he continues his...more
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