Dr. Marcum’s Bio

    As one of the few independent health evangelism ministries in North America, Heartwise is honored to present viewers with a message truth, love, and healing to audiences around the world. Our speaker and director, Dr. James L. Marcum, is a board-certified cardiologist practicing in Chattanooga Tennessee, and has been named by USA Today as one of the most influential physicians in his field. He is the author of The Ultimate Prescription and Medicines That Kill, as well as an in-demand speaker for his role as the director of Heartwise Ministries. Currently, his radio program, Heartwise, airs on more than 400 radio stations across the nation. Dr. Marcum also hosts the health program The Heart of Health Live!, which can be seen on secular and Christian television. He is married to Sonya and has two children, Kelli, and Jake. He enjoys music and outdoor activities.

    Dr. James L. Marcum
    Author / Speaker / Host

    Notable Appearances, Interviews & Partnerships

    Television Appearances

    Fox Family
    DayStar Television Network with Marcus and Joni Lamb
    Three Angels Broadcasting
    Hope Television Network
    Benny Hinn Ministries
    Voice of Salvation with Billy Wilson
    RevMedia TV with David Yanez
    Host of The Heart of Health
    Host of The Ultimate Prescription
    Host of The Heart of Health Live!

    Radio Interviews

    The Janet Parshall Show, Moody Radio
    The Chris Fabry Show, Moody Radio
    America Family Radio
    The Bob Dutko Show on WMUZ, The Light
    The Drew Marshall Show
    The Debbie Chavez Show on FaithPlace.org
    Steve Gallimore Live on Lifetalk Radio
    Heartwise Radio

    Newspaper Articles

    USA Today, Qforma’s list of Most Influential Doctors
    Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Broadcasting Partners

    NRB Network
    The Walk TV
    Dr TV
    My Family TV
    Smart Lifestyle TV
    Tough TV
    Medi Biz TV
    Life Zone TV

    Media Kit

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