Get to know cardiologist Dr. Todd James, who serves patients in Grand Junction, Colorado.
(ProNewsReport Editorial): – New York City, New York, September 28, 2021 (Issuewire.com) – Highly trained couriologist, Dr. James is affiliated with Grand Valley Cardiology at the Community Hospital. He performs interventional cardiac procedures including coronary angioplasty and PCI (stents), right and left cardiac catheters, angiograms and peripheral procedures, as well as implantation of a pacemaker and ILR (Loop Recorder). He also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain heart healthy lives, and has an affinity for food and nutrition-based health.
The Grand Junction, Colo., Community Hospital is a licensed, full-service, 60-bed acute care hospital. As part of the Colorado West Health Care System, it is a Level III trauma center that provides comprehensive outpatient diagnostic services and inpatient care for the Western Slope area of Colorado and the east of Utah. It brings together expert staff and world-class technology in a family-centered healing environment.
A graduate of his Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of Colorado, Dr. James received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. He then completed his internship and residency at LewisGale Hospital Montgomery, Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Subsequently, he completed a fellowship with the Heart & Vascular Institute at Mercy Medical Center North Iowa, and returned to Chicago to complete a fellowship in Interventional Cardiology at Riverside Medical Center, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Passionate about his profession, he is certified in cardiovascular disease by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine (AOBIM). AOBIM is an organization that provides counseling certification to qualified doctors of osteopathic medicine (DO) who specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases in adults (internists).
Among his professional affiliations, Dr. James is a proud member of the American College of Osteopathic Internists and the American Osteopathic Association.
Cardiology is a branch of medicine that deals with disorders of the heart, as well as parts of the circulatory system. The field includes the medical diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart defects, coronary heart disease, heart failure, valvular heart disease and electrophysiology. Cardiologists are physicians who diagnose, assess, and treat patients with diseases and abnormalities of the heart and blood vessels (the cardiovascular system).
On a more personal note, Dr. James lives in Grand Valley with his wife and dog, Luna. He enjoys all outdoor activities including hiking, biking, golfing, skiing and most recently the river flowing on paddleboards and rafts.
Learn more about Dr. Todd James:
Via his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/81576031-Todd-James-Cardiologist or via Grand Valley Cardiology at Community Hospital, https://yourcommunityhospital.com/GV_Cardiology.cfm
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