Dr. James K. Elsey, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 61

631 Professional Dr Suite 300
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
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Dr. Elsey's Experience

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Dr. Elsey's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Elsey Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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Conditions Dr. Elsey Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville
1000 Medical Center Boulevard
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Elsey

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Gwinnett Surgical Associates
Gwinnett Surgical Associates
631 Professional Dr Suite 300
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
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    Dr. Elsey's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Laparotomy
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
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    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Elsey

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Grady Memorial Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Grady Memorial Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Elsey & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Elsey's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville where Dr. Elsey has admitting privileges:

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    • Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Elsey

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elsey to family and friends

    158 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Elsey's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    155 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    155 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    155 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 150 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Elsey
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    158 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    158 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    158 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    158 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Elsey accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • MedHealthInsurance
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • POMCO Group
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Gwinnett Surgical Associates
    631 Professional Dr Suite 300
    Lawrenceville, GA 30046
    (770) 962-9977 (Office)
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