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

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Patient Reviews

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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 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 20 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)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Vacek graduated from Creighton University, Omaha. He has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Coronary Artery Bypass
Coronary Disease
Heart Catheterization
Myocardial Infarction
Translumnial Percutaneous Coronary Angioplasty
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Vacek has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • University Of Kansas Hospital 
  • Miami County Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Laddie Vacek MD is a male Internist, has 34 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. James L. Vacek practice?
Dr. James Vacek has 11 office locations.
Dr. James Vacek practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Kansas City, KS.
Additional practice locations include: Leawood, KS and Leavenworth, KS.
See Kansas City Internists and Kansas City Cardiologists.