Dr. Timothy James, MD

Dr. Timothy James, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Timothy James, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Winfield, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Yale University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

25 N Winfield Rd Ste 201

Winfield, IL 60190

Contact Information

(630) 933-4480

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. James' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Maze Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. James performs Maze Procedure more than 78% of his peers

Dr. James performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Mini-Maze Procedure
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders more than 70% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. James performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 65% of his peers

Dr. James performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Dr. James' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Atrial Fibrillation
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Port Placements or Replacements
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Septal Defect
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Varicose Veins

About Me

Care Philosophy

In my view the words "patient first" mean continuous improvement, and that's what we're trying to do. If you put the patient first it means you're taking the trouble to understand your processes, and trying to perfect them.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1999
Rush University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1996
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1989
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1988
Yale University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
Stanford University
Undergraduate School
1999
1996
1995
1989
1988
1983

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Dr James and staff are always compassionate and professional in the office, on the phone or in the hospital. They discuss your questions and actually teach you. Quick to respond and very helpful when dealing with other medical offices or pharmacies. Dr James treats your current medical needs and...Read More
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If there is a special place in Heaven for doctor's, Timothy James, M.D. will have golden wings. Eight years ago, after having a heart attack with the "widow maker" being 100% blocked and two other arteries blocked, Dr. James saved my life. Today, he successfully performed a quadruple bypass on my...Read More
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Dr. James is hands down the most compassionate, skilled surgeon around. He performed heart surgery in my husband in April. The way he talks to the patient and family is unlike any doctor we’ve ever met. He’s genuinely cares for his patients and it shows through his bedside manner. His team is...Read More
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Dr. James has an excellent bedside manor, very empathetic and takes lots of time to explain things to you. I trust Dr. James and his nurse practitioners (Witney). Having a heart condition is terrifying, but knowing you have a medical team that you trust is imperative ??. I am lucky to have found...Read More
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He was fantastic from beginning to end.
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Aetna
Aetna Test EPO
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Managed Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Advantage Test
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Cigna
Behavioral Health
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Open Access HMO
Cigna-HealthSpring
CorVel
Worker's Compensation WC
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink POS
HFN
HFN PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Humana
Choice
Choice Care
Choice PPO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
LifeSynch
Behavioral Health
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
UniCare
UniCare HMO
UniCare POS
UniCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice
Choice Plus Test
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
Viant