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Dr. James Kauten, MD

Dr. James Kauten, MD

Age 67 Cardiothoracic Surgery M

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Dr. James Kauten, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Kauten completed a residency at So Ill U. He currently practices at Piedmont Heart Institute and is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Kauten is board certified in Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery.

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  1. Piedmont Heart Institute

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      Piedmont Heart Institute
      95 Collier Rd Nw Ste 5015, Atlanta, GA 30309 (404) 605-5699


  • Emory University, Fellowship Hospital — 1986
  • So Ill U, Residency Hospital — 1983
  • So Ill U, Internship Hospital — 1979
  • Chicago Medical School Rosalind Franklin University, Medical School — 1978
  • University of Missouri, Undergraduate School — 1974

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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He replaced my aortic Valve after a serious infection.
Dennis Klein in Alpharetta, GA — Feb 11, 2016
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