James Tierney, MD - Cardiology - Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

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4.8 / 5 (Based on 35 Reviews) Read Patient Comments

James Tierney, MD, FACC, FACP

Specialties: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiology
"I do the best I can to improve the quality of life for my patients. This includes state-of-the-art diagnostic studies and catheter-based therapies according to the patient's needs and wishes. I encourage my patients to actively participate in their medical care."


Accepting new patients.


Clinical Interests

  • Rotational Artherectomy
  • Cardiac (Heart) Care
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • General Cardiology
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Coronary Angioplasty
  • Coronoary CT Angiography


  • English


  • All Saints


  • Medical School
    1975 University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Residency
    1978 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Fellowship
    1980 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota


  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Additional Practice Notes

Dr. James Tierney received three-year recognition beginning March 2014 by the National Committee for Quality Assurance Heart/Stroke Recognition Program.

Patient Reviews

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December 21, 2016
Excellent physician. Confident that I am well cared for and respected.
December 05, 2016
This caregiver has treated my husband numerous times and I have complete confidence in him.
September 12, 2016
The problem is Me, I did't understand all the tech stuff.
July 26, 2016
Actually only saw the nurse- sue who was very informative and caring.
January 08, 2016
Experience w/*Dr. Tierney is always the best.
December 07, 2015
Good - excellent doctor.
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