Dr. James Williams, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 70
  
Dr. Williams
Accepting new patients

Cardiac Thoracic

2420 W Nebraska Ave Peoria, IL 61604

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Dr. James Williams, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Peoria, IL. Dr. Williams has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Graham Hospital Association and Illinois Valley Community Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Williams to book an appointment.


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Dr. Williams accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 99% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Williams treats Venous Embolism and Thrombosis more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Williams treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

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Dr. Williams' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Ablation
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Air and Gas Embolism
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic-Iliac Occlusive Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Dissection
  • Arterial Dissections With Lentiginosis
  • Arterial Insufficiency
  • Arterial Occlusive Disease
  • Arterial Occlusive Disease, Progressive - Hypertension - Heart Defects - Bone Fragility - Brachysyndactyly
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Benign Tumor
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Coats' Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolism
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • False Aneurysm
  • Familial Hypertension
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • In-Office Ablation
  • In-Office Angioplasty
  • In-Office Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • In-Office Balloon Angioplasty
  • In-Office Embolectomy, Thrombectomy , or Vessel Exploration
  • In-Office Mechanical Embolectomy
  • In-Office Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • In-Office Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • In-Office Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • In-Office Peripheral Angioplasty
  • In-Office Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • In-Office Radiofrequency Ablation
  • In-Office Renal Artery Angoiplasty
  • In-Office Stenting
  • In-Office Transcatheter Embolization
  • In-Office Varicose Vein Procedure
  • In-Office Varicose Vein Surgery
  • In-Office Vascular Stenting
  • In-Office Vein Ablation
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Lobectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Cancer Treatment
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mechanical Embolectomy
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Postoperative Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Stenting
  • Superficial Thrombophlebitis
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Endovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Outlet Surgery
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Eczema
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Ablation
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Hum
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis and Phlebitis in Pregnancy
  • Venous Ulcer
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Visceral Aneurysm

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About Me

Care Philosophy

To deliver the best available vascular care to our patients with no exceptions. To have every patient feel valued, respected, and satisfied with our services.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1982
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
1980
University Ala Hospital Clin
Residency Hospital

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Locations

Practice

Cardiac Thoracic2420 W Nebraska Ave Peoria, IL 61604
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Graham Hospital Association

Canton, IL

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

Illinois Valley Community Hospital

Peru, IL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

OSF Saint Elizabeth Medical Center

Ottawa, IL

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, IL

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Pekin Memorial Hospital

Pekin, IL

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Perry Memorial Hospital

Princeton, IL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

Proctor Hospital

Peoria, IL

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Saint Margarets Hospital

Spring Valley, IL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

UnityPoint Health - Methodist

Peoria, IL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average