Dr. Jose Tallaj, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(9)
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Dr. Jose Tallaj, MD
Dr. Jose Tallaj, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology doctor who practices in Birmingham, AL. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 25 years. Dr. Tallaj is affiliated with UAB Hospital and DCH Regional Medical Center.

619 19th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

(205) 934-6600

Dr. Jose Tallaj, MD

Dr. Jose Tallaj, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Congestive Heart Failure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cardiomyopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Septal Defect
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Ventricular Assist Device

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre Y Maestra (Pucmm), Facultad De Ciencias De La Salud
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Wayne State U/Detroit Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Ala
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tallaj has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tallaj's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tallaj to family and friends
4.4
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Tallaj's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Foley, AL |
We live Dr. Tallaj, he has always been available for us, he and his team are responsible for my husband's post heart transplant care. Sam had his transplant at UAB 28 years ago!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tallaj accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Tallaj has admitting privileges

UAB Hospital
1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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DCH Regional Medical Center
809 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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