Dr. James Walder, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
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Dr. James Walder, MD
Dr. James Walder, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Rapid City, SD. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Walder is affiliated with Rapid City Regional Hospital.

4150 5th St

Rapid City, SD 57701

Contact Information

(605) 399-4300

Dr. James Walder, MD

Dr. James Walder, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Chest Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cardiovascular Stress Test
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • 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

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney 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 Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.

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 Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Baptist Memorial Hospital Memphis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Wm Beaumont Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Walder has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walder's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walder to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Walder'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Corrales, NM |
It was 20 years ago, almost to the day, when Dr. Walder performed surgery on my heart. I'm very pleased to say that my 86 year old heart is still doing very well and, that we do miss him here in New Mexico. All the very best to you Dr. Walder and, my HEARTFELT THANKS !!! Sincerely, Sidney Rhodes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Walder accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Walder has admitting privileges

Rapid City Regional Hospital
353 Fairmont Blvd
Rapid City, SD 57701
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