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 with Chattanooga Heart Institute, 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

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!
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
USA Today, Qforma’s list of Most Influential Doctors
Chattanooga Times Free Press
NRB Network
The Walk TV
My Family TV
Smart Lifestyle TV
Tough TV
Medi Biz TV
Life Zone TV

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