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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

James M. Pagano, MD

  • Cardiology
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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Hoag Affiliated Physicians
  • Providence
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
Cardiology Specialists of Orange County - Irvine
16300 Sand Canyon Avenue
Suite 201
Irvine, CA 92618
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Cardiology Specialists of Orange County - Irvine
16300 Sand Canyon Avenue
Suite 201
Irvine, CA 92618
Get Directions
(949) 753-9150
(714) 953-6604

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiology
    Education & Training
    • College
      University Of Southern - 1963
    • Medical School
      Creighton University Omaha - 1967
    • Internship
      St Joseph Hospital - 1968
    • Residency
      Creighton - 1968
    • Residency
      Long Beach Veterans Hospital - 1972
    • Fellowship
      Long Beach Veterans Hospital - 1974
  • Biography


    Primary Specialty: Cardiovascular Disease (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialty: Internal Medicine (Board Certified)
    Primary Location: CSOC Santa Ana
    Alternate Location: CSOC Irvine
    Medical School – Creighton University (1967)
    Internship – Creighton University (1968)
    Residency – Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital (1970 – 1972)
    Fellowship – Long Beach Veterans Administration Hospital (1972 – 1974)
    Board Certification – Internal Medicine (1972)
    Board Certification – Cardiovascular Disease (1977)
    American College of Cardiology