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James E. Pautz, FACC, M.D.

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About

Professional Statement

James E. Pautz, M.D., is a cardiologist specializing in general cardiology, coronary artery disease, heart valve dysfunction and heart arrhythmia. Dr. Pautz is an expert in cardiac catheterization, echocardiography, pacemaker placement and interrogation. He has been practicing at the UW Medicine Regional Heart Center Cardiology Clinic at Edmonds, Washington since 1998. Dr. Pautz earned his M.D. from the University of Missouri, Columbia. He completed his internal medicine internship, residency training and cardiology fellowship at Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri. His clinical interests include internal medicine, cardiac catheterization, echocardiography and pacemaker placement. His research interests include improving care of heart attack patients by streamlining the time to treatment, which reduces damage to the heart by minimizing and eliminating delays from initial heart attack symptoms to reestablishing blood flow in the heart.

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Accepts 45 Insurance Plans

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  • Aetna Behaviorial Health Health Management (Behavioral Health)
  • Amerigroup Healthy Options
  • Apple Health (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Asuris
  • Beechstreet
  • Bridgespan (authorization required, otherwise not in network)
  • Cenpatico/Coordinated Care (Behavioral Health)
  • Childrens Health Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna (Behaviorial Health)
  • Community Health Plan of Washington (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Coordinated Care Health Options
  • CorVel Disability Management PPO
  • Coventry/First Health (most products accepted)
  • First Choice Health Network (all programs accepted)
  • Greatwest Healthcare (all programs accepted)
  • Group Health Cooperative Alliant Plus/Connect (with authorization from GHC)
  • Health Management Network
  • Health Systems International (Behavioral Health)
  • Healthsmart
  • Healthy Options (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Holland American Cruise Lines
  • Humana Gold
  • Interlink Transplant Services (transplant services only)
  • Interplan
  • Labor and Industries
  • LifeWise Health Plan of Washington LifeWise Preferred
  • Managed Health Network (Behavioral Health)
  • Medicaid Out of State (must have approval from plan)
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare Washington Apple Health
  • Multiplan/PHCS (all programs accepted)
  • Optum Health Tricare Only (Behavioral Health)
  • PacifiCare
  • PPONext (Concentra)
  • Premera Blue Cross Heritage Signature (clinic restrictions)
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)/Multiplan (all programs accepted)
  • Regence Blue Shield Blue Cross/Blue Shield out-of-state
  • Soundpath Health
  • TRICARE Prime (PC zip code restrictions)
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare West PCN HMO
  • Veterans Affairs (authorization required)
  • Washington Apple Health (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, DCHS and HCA)
  • Wellpoint (Behavioral Health)
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Education

University of Missouri
medical school
Washington University, Barnes Jewish Hospital
residency

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease
American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine

Services

Clinical Interests

  • Abnormal Calcium Score
  • Abnormal Coronary Angiography
  • Abnormal Ecg
  • Abnormal Stress Test
  • Acute Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Anomalous Coronary Artery
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disorder
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atherectomy
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis Of Aorta
  • Athletic Heart Syndrome
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Tachycardia
  • Atrioventricular Block
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect
  • Autoimmune Pericarditis
  • Av Nodal Arrhythmia
  • Bicuspid Valve Repair
  • Blood Clot
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Angina
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Cardiac Conduction Defects
  • Cardiac Disease In Pregnancy
  • Cardiac Insufficiency
  • Cardiac Risk Assessment
  • Cardiac Sarcoma
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiospasm
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Disorders
  • Complete Atrioventricular Block
  • Complication Cardiac Catheterization
  • Conduction Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiography
  • Coronary Angioplasty
  • Coronary Artery Anomaly
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Coronary Artery Fistula
  • Coronary Stent
  • Coxsackie Endocarditis
  • Diabetic Cardiomyopathy
  • Dyspnea On Exertion
  • Elevated Creatine Kinase
  • Enhanced External Counterpulsation
  • Familial Arrhythmia
  • Family History Heart Disease
  • Femoral Artery Angioplasty
  • Heart Biopsy
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Racing
  • Holter Monitor
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Infiltrative Disorders Of The Heart
  • In-Office Echocardiogram
  • In-Office Stress Test
  • Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
  • Intravascular Ultrasound
  • Ischemic Cardiomyopathy
  • Laser Atherectomy
  • Left Bundle Branch Block
  • Left-Sided Heart Failure
  • Malignant Hypertension
  • Microvascular Dysfunction
  • Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Myocarditis
  • Myxoma
  • Palpitations
  • Papillary Muscle Disorders
  • Paravalvular Leak Repair
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Paroxysmal Tachycardia
  • Paroxysmal Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale
  • Patent Foramen Ovale Closure
  • Percutaneous Valvuloplasty
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Artery Angioplasty
  • Postural Tachycardia Syndrome
  • Premature Beats
  • Premature Ventricular Contractions
  • Preventative Cardiology
  • Prinzmetals Angina
  • Pulmonary Artery Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Disorders
  • Pulmonary Valve Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis
  • Refractory Angina
  • Rheumatic Mitral Regurgitation
  • Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
  • Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis With Insufficiency
  • Rhythm Disorder
  • Right Bundle Branch Block
  • Right Ventricular Hypertrophy
  • Stent Thrombosis
  • Stenting
  • Sudden Cardiac Death
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Tee
  • Thrombosis
  • Thrombosis Of Iliac Artery
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography
  • Transposition Of Great Vessels
  • Transthoracic Echocardiogram
  • Tricuspid Regurgitation
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Valve Stenosis
  • Valvular Endocarditis
  • Valvuloplasty
  • Vasovagal Syncope
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
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Personal Interests

In my spare time, I enjoy woodworking.
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

James E. Pautz practices at one location

UW Medicine Regional Heart Center - Edmonds
21701 76th Avenue West
Suite 201

Edmonds, WA 98026
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish Edmonds
  • Swedish First Hill