James N. Black, MD

Electrophysiologist
Scott & White Healthcare

Specialties
Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine


Patient Care Emphasis
Electrophysiology


Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Cardiovascular Disease
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Scott & White Appointment
    April 2, 2007


    Education
  • Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, MD, 1981
  • Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, BA, 1977

  • Specialty Training
  • Cardiology and Electrophysiology Fellowship, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
  • Internal Medicine Internship, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Medicine


    Publications and Research
  • Black J., Gilliam F., Kaplan A
  • Changes in Heart Rate Variability, Quality of Life, and Activity in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy. Pace 2007; 30: 56-64
  • Martin, E. S., III, Rogalski, K., and Black, J. N.
  • Quinine may trigger torsades de pointes during astemizole therapy. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology 20[8 Pt 1], 2024-2025. 1997.
  • Echt, D. S., Black, J. N., Barbey, J. T., Coxe, D. R., and Cato, E.
  • Evaluation of antiarrhythmic drugs on defibrillation energy requirements in dogs. Sodium channel block and action potential prolongation. Circulation 79[5], 1106-1117. 1989.
  • Echt, D. S., Barbey, J. T., and Black, J. N.
  • Influence of ventricular fibrillation duration on defibrillation energy in dogs using bidirectional pulse discharges. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 11[9], 1315-1323. 1988.
  • Black J., Gilliam F., Kaplan A Changes in Heart Rate Variability, Quality of Life, and Activity in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy. Pace 2007; 30: 56-64
  • Martin, E. S., III, Rogalski, K., and Black, J. N. Quinine may trigger torsades de pointes during astemizole therapy. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology 20[8 Pt 1], 2024-2025. 1997.
  • Echt, D. S., Black, J. N., Barbey, J. T., Coxe, D. R., and Cato, E. Evaluation of antiarrhythmic drugs on defibrillation energy requirements in dogs. Sodium channel block and action potential prolongation. Circulation 79[5], 1106-1117. 1989.
  • Echt, D. S., Barbey, J. T., and Black, J. N. Influence of ventricular fibrillation duration on defibrillation energy in dogs using bidirectional pulse discharges. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 11[9], 1315-1323. 1988.

  • Professional Memberships
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Travis County Medical Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • Diplomat, International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners
  • Certified Cardiac Device Specialist
  • Fellow, Heart Rhythm Society
  • Fellow, Heary Rhythm Society
  • Certified Cardiac Device Specialist

  • Languages Spoken
    English


    Locations


    Killeen Cardiology at Hemingway
    2405 S. Clear Creek Road
    Killeen, TX 76549
    254-618-1600
    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    254-724-2150
    Scott & White Specialty Clinic - Killeen Hemingway
    2405 S. Clear Creek Road
    Killeen, TX 76549
    254-618-1888

    Appointments