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Dr. James Laddie Vacek MD is a male Internist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, Preventive Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, and Public Health.
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Dr. James Vacek has 7 office locations.
The University of Kansas Hospital
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Rosedale, Kansas City, KS 66103

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
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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 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 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 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Vacek accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 1 plan
  • Anthem - 2 plans
  • Family Health Partners - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas - 4 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James L. Vacek practice?
Dr. James Vacek practices Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, Preventive Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, and Public Health near Kansas City, KS.
Additional practice locations include: Leawood, KS and Emporia, KS.
See Kansas City Internists, Kansas City Cardiologists, Kansas City Plastic Surgeons, Kansas City Nuclear Medicine Physicians, and Kansas City Preventive Medicine Specialists.