I want to own my own daycare for kids with special needs.

James Jaggers, MD


Specialties

Surgery
Heart

Related Departments

Surgery Heart Institute

Titles

Academic - Professor
Department - Barton-Elliman Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
Other - Co-Medical Director, The Children�s Hospital of Colorado Heart Institute

Recognitions/Awards

Top Doctors in Denver
Awarding Body: 5280 Magazine
Date: 2012
Description: Voted a 5280 best doctor by my peers in response to the question, "Which physician would you trust to treat you and your family?"

Top Doctors in Denver
Awarding Body: 5280 Magazine
Date: 2011
Description: Voted a 5280 best doctor by my peers in response to the question, "Which physician would you trust to treat you and your family?"

Meritorious Service Award, AmSECT Pediatric Conference
Awarding Body: American Society of Extracorporeal Technology
Date: 2006

1st Place, C Walton Lillehi Resident Forum Session
Awarding Body: American Association for Thoracic Surgery
Date: 2006

Biography & Interests

Care Philosophy

I utilize a multidisciplinary approach to determine the least invasive procedure to solve complex conditions, while ensuring the best possible outcomes.

Clinical Interests

I am interested in complex congenital heart defects in newborns and infants, adult congenital cardiac surgery, pediatric cardiac transplantation, and surgery for Marfans Syndrome.

Education & Training

Medical Schools

University of Nebraska Medical College  - Medicine (1988)

Fellowships

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center  - Thoracic Surgery (1996)

Fellowships

Children's Hospital Colorado  - Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery (1996)

Memberships

American Association for Thoracic Surgery - Member
American College of Surgeons - Member
Congenital Heart Surgeons Society - Program Committee
International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation - Member
Society of Thoracic Surgeons - Workforce on Congenital Heart Disease
European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery - Member
World Society of Pediatric Cardiac Surgeons - Member
American Academy of Pediatrics - Specialty Fellow
American Heart Assocaition - Member
North Carolina Medical Society - Member
Southern Thoracic Surgical Association - Member
Society of University Surgeons - Member

Research & Grants

Website: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term="Jaggers J"[Author]

Primary Location

13123 E. 16th Avenue
B200
Aurora CO, 80045-7106

(720) 777-6660

(720) 777-7271

Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado on Anschutz Medical Campus