James Edward Klemis, MD

Specializing in Cardiology, Internal Medicine

Dr. James Klemis specializes in Cardiology and Internal Medicine. He joined Baptist Medical Group in 2011.

Education

Undergraduate

Bachelor of Science, Applied Biology; Georgia Institute of Technology; Atlanta, GA; 1993

Medical School

Medical College of Georgia; Augusta, GA; Degree; 1997

Internship

Internship/Residency, Internal Medicine; University of Tennessee Health Science Center Memphis, Tennessee; 2000

Residency

Chief Medical Resident, Internal Medicine; University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Memphis, TN; 2001

Fellowship

  • Cardiology; University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Memphis, TN; 2004
  • Interventional Cardiology; Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute of New York, New York, NY; 2005
  • Peripheral Endovascular Medicine and Intervention; Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute of New York; New York, NY; 2006

Awards, Certifications & Memberships

Awards & Recognition

  • Chief Resident
  • Chief Fellow

Medical Societies

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Fellow, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions

Board Certifications

  • Endovascular Intervention
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Vascular Medicine

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, Memphis Medical Society
  • Fellow, Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
  • Member, Tennessee Medical Association

Medical Career

Diseases And Conditions Treated

  • Atrial septal defect/PFO
  • Carotid artery disease
  • Chest pain/coronary artery disease
  • Leg pain/PAD
  • Varicose veins

Languages Spoken

English

Primary Location

Stern Cardiovascular Foundation

8060 Wolf River Blvd
Germantown,TN 38138
901-271-1000
Directions

Hospital Affiliations

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Collierville
Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis
Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi
Baptist Memorial Restorative Care Hospital
Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women