James Dwyer, M.D., Interventional Cardiologist
James Dwyer, M.D., F.A.CC., F.S.C.A.I., Interventional Cardiologist,
is the medical director of the Heart & Vascular Center of Northern Arizona.
Expertise and Special Interests
Dr. Dwyer specializes in direct coronary intervention for acute myocardial infarction and
the developing therapies for the treatment of congestive heart failure.
His expertise and special interests include:
||Cardiac Catheterization and Coronary Interventions|
|Emergency Medical Systems coordination resulting in reduced door-to-balloon times|
for acute MI patients
||Establishment of Cardiac Arrest Centers|
Since 2000, Dr. Dwyer has served as the medical director of Verde Valley Medical Center’s Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, where he developed and initiated its innovative interventional cardiology program.
Before moving to Arizona in 2000, Dr. Dwyer was director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at St. Joseph Hospital in St. Louis, and in a private cardiology practice for more than 17 years.
Education and Certifications
Dr. Dwyer earned his medical degree from St. Louis University Medical School and completed his residency in internal medicine at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. He continued his training with a cardiology fellowship at St. Louis University Medical Center.
Dr. Dwyer is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology.
American College of Cardiology
Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention
American Medical Association
American Heart Association
Dr. Dwyer practices in Flagstaff.
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