George C. James, MD, FACC

George C. James, MD, FACC
Invasive, Non-Interventional Cardiology
Preventive General Cardiology
Nuclear Cardiology
Echocardiography

BOARD CERTIFICATION

American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine 1997)
American Board of Cardiovascular Disease (2006)
Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (2006)

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Baylor All Saints Fort Worth
Harris Methodist Fort Worth
Harris Methodist Southwest
Huguley Memorial Medical Center

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

American College of Cardiology, Member
Tarrant County Medical Society, Member
Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Member
American Medical Association, Member

OTHER

ACLS Certified

Dr. George James joined Fort Worth Heart in July 2005 after having completed his training in Cardiology at Tulane University in New Orleans. During his General Cardiology training he also completed a Fellowship in Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging. He served as Chief Fellow during his Cardiology Fellowship.

His interests in Cardiology include Preventive Cardiology with special interest in the management of Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension and screening and prevention of Stroke and Cardiovascular disease. He is also extremely proficient in the diagnosis and management of Valvular Heart Disease, Coronary Artery Disease, Peripheral Vascular Disease and advanced heart failure.

His skills include Diagnostic Imaging (Nuclear Cardiology, Echocardiography and Transthoracic Echocardiography and Cardiac CT), stress testing, diagnostic angiography and right heart catheterizations and pacemaker implants.

He received his Internal Medicine Residency Training at Oakwood Hospital in Detroit, Michigan during which time he also served as Chief Resident and received the Mohan Lall Award for Excellence in teaching. After completing his Residency training he worked as an Internist and Hospitalist at Mercy Hospital in Grayling, Michigan from 1997 - 2002 and had the opportunity to serve as Chair for the Division of Internal Medicine for 2 years.

His primary office location is on Boat Club Road in the North West part of Fort Worth. The office offers regular clinic hours, the ability to manage and monitor warfarin therapy and screening for heart disease and peripheral vascular disease. Dr. James is accepting new patients at his practice location.



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