Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
James D Flaherty, MD

James D Flaherty, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Flaherty is an associate professor of medicine in Interventional Cardiology and severes as the medical director of the coronary care unit (CCU) of Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology. He has severed as the principal investigator for several research trials, including those related to heart valve therapies. He is the course director for the CME confer...[Read full text]Dr. Flaherty is an associate professor of medicine in Interventional Cardiology and severes as the medical director of the coronary care unit (CCU) of Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology and advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology. He has severed as the principal investigator for several research trials, including those related to heart valve therapies. He is the course director for the CME conference: Chicago Case-Based Coronary & Structural Heart Intervention Update. In 2012, he was a recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award by the Department of Medicine. In 2008, he was recognized as the Most Outstanding Fellow Teacher by the Division of Cardiology.[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

Transcatheter Valve Therapies, Valvular Heart Disease, Percutaneous Coronary Interventions, Acute Coronary Syndromes

Clinical Focus

Interventional Cardiology, Structural Heart Therapies including Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), Transradial Coronary Angiogrpahy, Critical Care

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Education and Certification

  • MD: SUNY - Buffalo (1999)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2002)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2005)
  • Fellowship: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2006)
  • Board Certification: Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Contact

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