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Dr. James O'Brien, FACS
Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
22 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(8)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James O'Brien is Excellent. Dr. O'Brien has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
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Promptness 4.6
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
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Bedside Manner 4.6
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Spends Time with Me 4.3
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Follows Up After Visit 4.2
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Specialties & Research

Dr. James O'Brien, FACS, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery) and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Lung Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. O'Brien graduated from University of Connecticut , Farmington. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Missouri
Thoracic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. O'Brien has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Children's Mercy Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. James E O'Brien FACS and MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
Where does Dr. James E. O'Brien practice?
Dr. James O'Brien has 2 office locations.
Dr. James O'Brien practices Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery near Kansas City, MO.
See Kansas City Cardiothoracic Surgeons and Kansas City Surgeons.