James B McClurken, MD, FACC, FACS, FESC
Doylestown Health Physicians
- Related Clinical Services
Heart Institute, Doylestown Health Physicians
Doylestown Health Cardiothoracic Surgery
599 W. State Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
Phone: (215) 345-2100
Fax: (215) 345-2110
James B. McClurken, MD is a nationally recognized heart surgeon. He completed his training in cardiothoracic surgery at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in New Jersey. While at Beth Israel he served as chief cardiothoracic surgery resident, and also completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery.
Dr. McClurken's more than 25 years of surgical experience include heart/lung transplants and mechanical circulatory support with Temple University Hospital as Professor of Surgery and Director of Performance Improvement prior to joining Doylestown Hospital full time in 2012. Dr. McClurken has lectured nationally and internationally; he continues collaborative research and education particularly involving cardiovascular health of the older adult. Dr. McClurken serves in leadership roles in several national professional societies.
Board Certified: Thoracic Surgery, Surgery
- Medical School
Temple University School of Medicine
Abington Memorial Hospital
Thoracic Surgery, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
- Key Services and Expertise
Aortic aneurysm, aortic dissection, atrial septal defect, cardiac tumors, coronary artery bypass (traditional and off-pump), valve repair and replacement (mechanical, tissue, homograft, autograft and minimally invasive), ventricular septal defect, ventricular aneurysm, resection lung biopsy, wedge resection, lobectomy, pneumonectomy, mediastinal tumor excision, mediastinoscopy, thoracoscopy, thoracotomy, thymectomy
- Awards and Accolades
James McClurken, MD, has been recognized by Philadelphia Magazine as a Top Doc for 2013-2017. Alpha Omega Alpha, America's Top Physicians.
- Professional Memberships / Academic Affiliations
Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, European Society of Cardiology, American College of Cardiology, American College of Chest Physicians, Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
- Related Media
- Additional Details
Performs Surgery at Doylestown Hospital.