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Dr. James Vacek, MD
Internist, Cardiologist (heart)
33 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(1)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Vacek is Excellent. Dr. Vacek has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Vacek, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 19 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Balloon Angioplasty (Coronary Angioplasty)
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Coronary Artery Angioplasty & Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Cancer
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Vacek graduated from Creighton University, Omaha. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Coronary Artery Bypass
Coronary Disease
Heart Catheterization
Myocardial Infarction
Translumnial Percutaneous Coronary Angioplasty

Affiliations

Dr. Vacek has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • University Of Kansas Hospital 
  • Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Laddie Vacek MD is a male Internist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. James L. Vacek practice?
Dr. James Vacek has 6 office locations.
Dr. James Vacek practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Kansas City, KS.
Additional practice locations include: Leawood, KS and Emporia, KS.
See Kansas City Internists and Kansas City Cardiologists.