Dr. James Wilentz, MD

Dr. James Wilentz, MD

Interventional Cardiology  ·  
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Age 67
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Dr. James Wilentz, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

10 Union Sq E Frnt 2B

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MagnaCare
  • 3 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Wilentz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilentz treats Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Wilentz treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angina
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilentz performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Wilentz performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Atherectomy
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Rotational Atherectomy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wilentz performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Wilentz performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Wilentz's conditions and procedures:

24-Hour Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Ankle–Brachial Index Test
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Arteriosclerosis
Atherectomy
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Atherosclerosis
Carotid Bruit
Carotid Ultrasound
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Calcification
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Holter Monitoring
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Inferior Vena Cava Filter
Intermittent Claudication
Intestinal Ischemia
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Artery Disease
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Stenting
PFO Repair
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Poor Circulation
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Renal Artery Angioplasty
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rotational Atherectomy
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Stroke
Syncope
Tachycardia
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Stenting
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Hypertension
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

We provide cardiovascular consultation, diagnosis and interventional care to the whole patient, understanding that diseases which affect the arteries of the heart may also affect those anywhere in the body. We offer invasive and medical treatments...

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Endovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

  • 2000
    Polyclinique Louis Pasteur (Essey-Les-Nancy)
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1986
    Gruentzig Cardiovascular Center Emory University School Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Boston University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1984
    Boston University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1982
  • 1980
    Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1972
    Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Undergraduate School
    1972

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, July 1976

Dr. Wilentz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wilentz

4.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
86.66666666666667%
(13)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)

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I have no reservation about recommending Dr. Wilentz for any interventional cardiology procedure. He is highly knowledgeable and has a good rapport with his patients. He is patient and explains things in an easy to understand manner.
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Locations

Practice

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Pathway Enhanced Guided Access
Prism Blue Priority EPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty