Dr. James Talano, MD

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Dr. James Talano, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Naples, FL and has over 56 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Talano has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loyola Stritch School Of Med Maywood Ill medical school in 1965. He is affiliated with medical facilities NCH Baker Downtown and NCH North Naples Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Talano to book an appointment.

Dr. Talano

Nch Healthcare System

350 7th St N Naples, FL 34102
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Absolutely fabulous; patient, kind , caring, gentle, explanative, reliable & responsible....ask good questions so he understand what's going on in your heart. I had a cath surgery with his team & was out the same day & playing tennis in 10 days! Dr. de la Rosa did it. definitely ***** 5 star. Heather Waldorf
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  • Staff friendliness
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Heather Waldorf – Dec 12, 2020
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Dr. Tolano is the second cardiologist I've had an I found him excellent. He is particularly good at explaining things in a way that I can understand. He let me know exactly what to expect having stents put in and indicated that if I put it off too long, the results would not be good.
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Warren Andrews in Bonita Springs – Aug 30, 2018
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It is a pleasure to find a doctor who is experienced, knowledgeable, and really cares about and takes time with his patients. Dr. Talano is overall the best physician I have ever treated with. I recommend him highly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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Thomas B. Garlick in Naples, FL – Jul 30, 2018
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Very caring & professional. Spends a lot of time when necessary.
What went well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Bernard Reilly in Naples, FL – Jul 19, 2018
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Doctor Talano is a kind and caring person. He takes his time and listens to all complaints. Never feel rushed. He leaves you feeling "this is a doctor with whom I can put my life in his hands and he will do everything in his power to keep you not only heart healthy but healthy overall". My comfort level and faith in Doctor Talano is at the top!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Diana Hayman in Naples, FL – Jul 13, 2018
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Dr. Talano is a kind gentleman and excellent cardiologist. In addition to his high state of performance he has chosen a wonderful team to assist him in his patient care. I would recommend him highly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Ilana Loewenthal in Naples, FL – Jul 06, 2018
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Jim is a wonderful doctor who is thorough, caring, and very up to date and knowledgeable in the field of cardiology.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Carol Boyd in Naples, FL – Jun 29, 2018
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Courteous and efficient. Spends the needed time with the patient. Explains everything so a layperson can understand it.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Robert Kelly in Naples, FL – Sep 02, 2016
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Dr. Talano is extremely experienced in his specialty of cardiology, is soft spoken and really listens, His medical recommendations and assessments are very easy to understand with his prescriptions for my optimum health and well being. He is definitely an asset and model in the medical profession and his patients are always FIRST. Each and every one of his professional team are tops and a credit to the overall success of the SWIFCT Institute in Naples Florida.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Valerie P. in Naples, FL – Apr 29, 2016
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Personalized Individual Care Access to your selected physician Lower Waiting times Individualized Health Promotion Warm friendly office setting with health...Read more

Biography

James V Talano MD   MM is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine and has been affiliated with NCH for 15 years. He received...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology Echocardiography
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Education

1990
Kellogg Fdn-Northwestern U
1971
Cardiology Division Georgetown University Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
1971
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1969
New England Med Center Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1968
Georgetown University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1966
Nj Coll-Jersey City Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1965
Loyola Stritch School Of Med Maywood Ill
Medical School
1961
Loyola University Chicago
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Awards

  • James V. Talano MD, MM, FACC, 1-12-2012
  • Physician of the Year Award Nominee Naples Community Hospital, November 2
  • Presidential Recognition Award Collier County Medical Society, May 6 2011

Media & Publications

  • . Sehgal R, Chaudhry F, McPherson D, Talano JV, Mehlman DJ. Transesophageal echocardiography in evaluation of masses in the heart and adjacent structures. Video Journal of Echocardiography, January 1992;2:7-20 94. Lambert K, Sehgal R, Dano N, McPherson DD, Talano JV, Tomasso C, Chaudhry FA. Pr, Various Da

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Dr. Talano frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Talano specializes.

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Dr. Talano's office is located at 350 7th St N, Naples, FL 34102. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Talano is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

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Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Disease
Atrial Fibrillation
Aortic Valve Disease
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High
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Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Talano is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Echocardiography
Cardioversion, Elective
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Dr. Talano's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  • 3D Quantitative Echocardiography
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cardiac Doppler
  • Cardiac Event Monitor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fever
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Joint Pain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Ligament Repair
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nosebleed
  • Nuclear Cardiac Imaging
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Pneumonia
  • Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Septal Defect
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Choice Care PPO
Choice PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Medicare
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MultiPlan
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Principal Financial Group
UnitedHealthCare
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Nch Healthcare System350 7th St N Naples, FL 34102
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