Dr. James Enlou Tcheng MD Cardiologist

Dr. James Tcheng is a cardiologist in Durham, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke University Hospital and Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 219 doctors at Duke University Hospital and one of 43 at Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #6 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982 - 1985

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1986 - 1989

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

NC State Medical License

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Detailed analysis of polymer response to delivery balloon expansion of drug-eluting stents versus bare metal stents.
Denardo, S. J.,Carpinone, P. L.,Vock, D. M.,Tcheng, J. E.,Phillips, H. R.,Willenberg, B. J.,Batich, C. D.,Pepine, C. J.

Short-term outcomes of balloon angioplasty versus stent placement for patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: Implications for patients requiring early coronary artery bypass surgery.
Mehta, R. H.,Harjai, K. J.,Boura, J. A.,Tcheng, J. E.,Dixon, S. R.,Stone, G. W.,Grines, C. L.

Rebuttal: The CTO "No-controversy" controversy: Should the field of CTO-PCI be allowed to expand?
Jolicoeur, E. M., Sketch, M. J., Patel, M. R., Tcheng, J. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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