Dr. James J. Hamilton Jr, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 59

6001 SW 6th Ave Suite 220
Topeka, KS 66615
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Hospital Quality

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Stormont - Vail Healthcare
1500 South West 10th Street
Topeka, KS 66604
Saint Francis Health Center
1700 South West 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
St Francis General & Bartrc Sgy
St Francis General & Bartrc Sgy
6001 SW 6th Ave Suite 220
Topeka, KS 66615
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    Dr. Hamilton Jr's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery, 2006
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    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Splenectomy
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    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Varicose Vein Procedures
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    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
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    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Hamilton Jr

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.
    • 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

    University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Harvard-New Engl Deaconess
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hamilton Jr & Staff

    • English
    • French
  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. Hamilton Jr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Hamilton Jr has admitting privileges:

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    • Stormont - Vail Healthcare

    • Saint Francis Health Center

    • Community HealthCare System - Onaga Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hamilton Jr

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hamilton Jr to family and friends

    6 responses
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Hamilton Jr
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Hamilton Jr accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • MultiPlan
    • United Healthcare
    • Wisconsin Physicians Service
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    Office Locations

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    St Francis General & Bartrc Sgy
    6001 SW 6th Ave Suite 220
    Topeka, KS 66615
    (785) 232-0444 (Office)
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