Dr. James O'Rourke, a cardiac surgeon in Paducah, KY, carries out sophisticated surgeries to the heart & blood vessels to mend damage due to injury or disease.


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  • Available
  • On Time
  • Friendly
  • Professional
  • Knowledgeable
  • Nice Office
  • Understandable
  • Reachable
  • Helpful Staff

Dr. O'Rourke has performed two surgeries on me in 2001 and 2003 one for a valve replacement and one for by pass surgery.He is one of the greatest surgerons of all times.

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Regional Heart & Lung Surgery  

Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. James P. O'Rourke is accepting new patients at this office.


(270) 538-5835


1532 Lone Oak Road, Suite 445, Paducah, KY 42003-7943

Office Details

Doctor Specialties Cardiac Surgery & Thoracic Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Thoracic Surgery
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

  • Medicare

About Dr. O'Rourke
Dr. O'Rourke



Dr. James O'Rourke graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago Health Science Center in 1982.

Dr. O'Rourke has one office in Kentucky where he specializes in Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic Surgery.


Education & Training  

Medical School

  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Health Science Center
    MD • 1982

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy Health Partners Lourdes Inc
  • Pinelake Regional Hospital LLC
  • Caldwell County Hospital
  • Marshall County Hospital

Languages Spoken  

  • English

Dr. O'Rourke's Medicare Fee‑for‑Service Data (2014)  

Please Note: The information displayed below is sourced from the 2014 Medicare Physician and Other Supplier National Provider Identifier (NPI) Aggregate Report. It's important to remember that the statistics below are not inclusive of all patients treated by Dr. O'Rourke, but only those who participate in Medicare.

  • Doctor participates in Medicare?: Yes 
  • Number of HCPCS Codes: 47 
  • Number of Services: 356 
  • Medical Suppress Indicator:  
  • Number of HCPCS Associated With Medical Services: 47 
  • Number of Medical Services: 356 
  • Number of Medicare Patients with Medical Services: 152 
  Medicare Patient Demographics
  • Total Number of Medicare Patients: 152 
  • Average Age of Medicare Patients: 72 
  • Number of Patients Under Age 65: 0 
  • Number of Patients Age 65 to 74: 73 
  • Number of Patients Age 75 to 84: 52 
  • Number of Patients Over Age 84: 0 
  • Number of Female Patients : 70 
  • Number of Male Patients: 82 
  • Number of Non-Hispanic White Patients: 0 
  • Number of Black or African American Patients: 0 
  • Number of Asian Pacific Islander Patients: 0 
  • Number of Hispanic Patients: 0 
  • Number of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients: 0 
  • Number of Patients with Race Not Elsewhere Classified: 0 
  • Number of Patients with Medicare Only Entitlement: 124 
  • Number of Patients with Medicare & Medicaid Entitlement: 28 
  Medicare Patient Condition Demographics
  • Percent of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: 22% 
  • Percent of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia: 11% 
  • Percent of Patients with Asthma: 0% 
  • Percent of Patients with Cancer: 29% 
  • Percent of Patients with Heart Failure: 41% 
  • Percent of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: 36% 
  • Percent of Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: 57% 
  • Percent of Patients with Depression: 29% 
  • Percent of Patients with Diabetes: 42% 
  • Percent of Patients with Hyperlipidemia: 75% 
  • Percent of Patients with Hypertension (High Blood Pressure): 75% 
  • Percent of Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease: 75% 
  • Percent of Patients with Osteoporosis: 11% 
  • Percent of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis / Osteoarthritis: 41% 
  • Percent of Patients with Schizophrenia / Other Psychotic Disorders: 0% 
  • Percent of Patients with Stroke: 12% 
  Medicare Payments Data
  • Total Submitted Charge Amount: $320,547.00 
  • Total Medicare Allowed Amount: $181,710.40 
  • Total Medicare Payment Amount: $140,943.87 
  • Total Medicare Standardized Payment Amount: $150,178.50 
  • Total Medical Submitted Charge Amount: $320,547.00 
  • Total Medical Medicare Allowed Amount: $181,710.40 
  • Total Medical Medicare Payment Amount: $140,943.87 
  • Total Medical Medicare Standardized Payment Amount: $150,178.50 
  Medicare Prescription Drug Data
  • Drug Suppress Indicator: n/a 
  • Number of HCPCS Associated With Drug Services: 0 
  • Number of Drug Services: 0 
  • Number of Medicare Beneficiaries With Drug Services: 0 
  • Total Drug Submitted Charge Amount: $0.00 
  • Total Drug Medicare Allowed Amount: $0.00 
  • Total Drug Medicare Payment Amount: $0.00 
  • Total Drug Medicare Standardized Payment Amount: $0.00 

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