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James Hemp, MD

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Dr. James Hemp, MD

Contact

Office
4033 Third Ave
Ste 210
San Diego, CA 92103
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Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Biography

James Hemp, MD, is a fellowship-trained thoracic surgeon who specializes in adult cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery. Dr. Hemp also performs robotic-assisted surgeries for a range of cardiovascular and thoracic conditions. His clinical focus is in minimally invasive procedures, including robotic-assisted mitral valve repair, coronary artery bypass grafts (CABG) and lung cancer resections, such as lobectomy. 


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery, 1995
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery), 1994
  • American Board of Surgery, General Surgery, 1990

Medical Education

  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, MD, 1983

Internships

  • Naval Hospital, General Surgery, 1984

Residencies

  • Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Medical Center, Residency, Vascular Surgery, 1991
  • Naval Hospital, General Surgery, 1989

Fellowships

  • Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Medical Center, Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1993
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