Dr. James L. Bland, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 79

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Dr. Bland:

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Dr. Bland's Experience

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Dr. Bland's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Aiken Regional Medical Center
302 University Parkway
Aiken, SC 29801

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bland

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Family Healthcare Of Aiken
Family Healthcare Of Aiken
120 Darlington Dr
Aiken, SC 29803
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    Dr. Bland's Experience

    Dr. Bland's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    • Allergy Testing
    • Allergy Treatments
    • Blood Allergy Testing
    • Blood Sugar Monitoring
    • Cholesterol Management
    • Chronic Pain Management
    • Diet Counseling
    • Disability Evaluation
    • Exercise Counseling
    • Mole Removal
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    • Acute Pain
    • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
    • Airborne Allergies
    • Allergic Asthma
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Allergic Disorders
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Reactions to Food
    • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
    • Allergic Reactions to Medications
    • Allergic Skin Disorders
    • Allergies
    • Asthma
    • Back Pain
    • Behavioral Disorders
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Bronchitis
    • Chronic Back Pain
    • Chronic Bronchitis
    • Chronic Bronchitis-Like Cough
    • Chronic Cough
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Classic Migraine
    • Cold Sore
    • Common Cold
    • Common Migraine
    • Cough
    • Dandruff
    • Diabetes
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    • Disordered Eating
    • Drug Allergy
    • Dry Skin
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Infection
    • Eating Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fever
    • Food Allergy
    • Food Allergy - Peanuts
    • Food Allergy-Related Asthma
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head Lice
    • Headache
    • Headache-Free Migraine
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hiccups
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hives
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Ingrown Nail
    • Ingrown Toenail
    • Injuries
    • Insect Bites & Stings
    • Insect Sting Allergies
    • Learning Disabilities
    • Lower Half Headache
    • Lump
    • Migraine
    • Migrainous Vertigo
    • Mild Acne
    • Mild Allergy
    • Mild Chronic Pain
    • Mild Cramps
    • Mild Depression
    • Mild Diarrhea
    • Mild Fever
    • Mild Headache
    • Mild Skin Rash
    • Mold Allergy
    • Mole
    • Mumps
    • Night Sweats
    • Obesity
    • Occupational Disorders
    • Overeating
    • Overweight
    • Pet Allergy
    • Photosensitivity
    • Physical Disorders
    • Pinched Nerve
    • Pinched Nerve in Back
    • Pinched Nerve in Neck
    • Pollen Allergy
    • Rash
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Scars
    • Sea Sickness
    • Severe Asthma
    • Severe Chronic Pain
    • Severe Diarrhea
    • Severe Headache
    • Severe Heartburn
    • Severe Rash
    • Sexual Disorders
    • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sinus Problems
    • Skin Aging
    • Skin Allergy
    • Skin Diseases
    • Skin Disorders
    • Skin Rash
    • Sleep Deprivation
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep-Talking
    • Sleep-Walking
    • Smokers' Cough
    • Snoring
    • Speech Impairment
    • Spider Bites
    • Sprain
    • Strains
    • Strep Throat
    • Streptococcal Infections
    • Stress
    • Sunburn
    • Sun-Damaged Skin
    • Sunscreen Allergy
    • Tick Bite
    • Toxic Exposure
    • Ulcer
    • Underweight
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Vaginal Disorders
    • Vision Disorders
    • Vision Impairment
    • Voice Disorders
    • Warts
    • Weakness
    • Weight Gain
    • Weight Loss
    • Wheezing
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1960

    Internship Hospital

    Athens Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1961

    Residency Hospital

    Athens Gen Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bland & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bland's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Aiken Regional Medical Center where Dr. Bland has admitting privileges:

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    • Aiken Regional Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bland

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bland to family and friends

    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Bland's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bland
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Family Healthcare Of Aiken
    120 Darlington Dr
    Aiken, SC 29803
    (803) 641-1404 (Office)
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