Dr. James E. Bright, MD

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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male • Age 66

1736 E Sunshine St Ste 400
Springfield, MO 65804
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Dr. Bright's Experience

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Dr. Bright's Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Procedures Dr. Bright Performs

  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy

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Hospital Quality

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Cox Medical Center South
3801 S. National Ave
Springfield, MO 65807

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
James E Bright MD
James E Bright MD
1736 E Sunshine St Ste 400
Springfield, MO 65804
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    Dr. Bright's Experience

    Specialties

    • Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Psychiatry
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    • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
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    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
    • Anorexia
    • Anxiety
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Eating Disorders
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Marijuana Addiction
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
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    Background Check for Dr. Bright

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Graduated in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    St Louis University Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bright & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Bright's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bright

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.5
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    2.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bright to family and friends

    2.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    Dr. Bright's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.9 out of 5

    19 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.3 out of 5

    18 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    16 responses

    Experience with Dr. Bright

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.6 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.7 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    James E Bright MD
    1736 E Sunshine St Ste 400
    Springfield, MO 65804
    (417) 882-9002 (Office)
    (417) 882-2616 (Fax)
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