Dr. James Brister, MD

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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male • Age 61

1500 E Woodrow Wilson Ave
Jackson, MS 39216
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Jackson, MS 39216
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    Dr. Brister's Experience

    Specialties

    • Psychiatry

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    • Psychiatry
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brister & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office Locations

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    VA MEDICAL CENTER
    1500 E Woodrow Wilson Ave
    Jackson, MS 39216
    (601) 362-4471 (Office)
    (601) 368-3904 (Fax)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brister to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Brister
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Brister
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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