Dr. James M. Polo, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Male • Age 52

2115 Neuse Blvd
New Bern, NC 28560
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Dr. Polo's Experience

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Dr. Polo's Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Hospital Quality

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CarolinaEast Medical Center
2000 Neuse Blvd
New Bern, NC 28560

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Dermatology Associates
New Bern Office
2115 Neuse Blvd
New Bern, NC 28560
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    Dr. Polo's Experience

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Mohs Surgery
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
    • Skin Tag Removal
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    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Benign Tumor
    • Cancer
    • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
    • Cellulitis
    • Cold Sore
    • Dermatitis
    • Dry Skin
    • Folliculitis
    • Fungal Infections
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Hair Loss
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hives
    • Intertrigo
    • Itchy Skin
    • Lipomas
    • Melanoma
    • Pemphigoid
    • Pemphigus
    • Plant Poisoning (Non-Food)
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Ringworm
    • Rosacea
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    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Skin Infections
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Tinea Versicolor
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    Background Check for Dr. Polo

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/1/2006)
    • Action Taken: Surrender
    • Summary: Dr James Michael Polo; License # 189079

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Physician has been disciplined in the State of North Carolina for administering a medication not approved for human use by the FDA to patients without informing them and by failing to use an adequate consent form.

      Action Taken:

      The Board has accepted the Physician's Surrender of the license to practice medicine in the State of New York.

    • State: New York

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Polo & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Polo's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at CarolinaEast Medical Center where Dr. Polo has admitting privileges:

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    • CarolinaEast Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Dermatology Associates
    New Bern Office
    2115 Neuse Blvd
    New Bern, NC 28560
    (252) 633-4461 (Office)
    (252) 633-6016 (Fax)
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