Dr. James F Whelan MD Surgeon

Dr. James Whelan is a surgeon in Richmond, Virginia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center and San Juan Hospital. He received his medical degree from Royal College of Surgeons Ireland and has been in practice for 14 years. Dr. Whelan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 7 at San Juan Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

Are you Dr. James Whelan? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care

Education & Medical Training

Huron Hospital - Cleveland Clinic H
Residency, General Surgery, 2000 - 2005

Royal College of Surgeons Ireland
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Findings of a randomized controlled trial using limited transthoracic echocardiogram (LTTE) as a hemodynamic monitoring tool in the trauma bay.
Ferrada, P.,Evans, D.,Wolfe, L.,Anand, R. J.,Vanguri, P.,Mayglothling, J.,Whelan, J.,Malhotra, A.,Goldberg, S.,Duane, T.,Aboutanos, M.,Ivatury, R. R.

Independent Predictors of Enteric Fistula and Abdominal Sepsis After Damage Control Laparotomy: Results From the Prospective AAST Open Abdomen Registry.
Bradley, M. J.,Dubose, J. J.,Scalea, T. M.,Holcomb, J. B.,Shrestha, B.,Okoye, O.,Inaba, K.,Bee, T. K.,Fabian, T. C.,Whelan, J. F.,Ivatury, R. R.

A, B, C, D, echo: limited transthoracic echocardiogram is a useful tool to guide therapy for hypotension in the trauma bay--a pilot study.
Ferrada, P.,Vanguri, P.,Anand, R. J.,Whelan, J.,Duane, T.,Aboutanos, M.,Malhotra, A.,Ivatury, R.

See all 11 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by



Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.