Dr. Alaina James, MD

Dr. Alaina James, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female
(8)
Save
Dr. Alaina James, MD is a dermatologist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1998 and specializes in dermatology.

3601 5th Ave Ste 5A

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • 10 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. James

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. James performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Rash
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 93% of peers
Acne
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. James's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

56  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

3  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. James has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. James does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. James and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. James' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. James to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. James' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Saw Dr. James for a number of complaints stemming from a complex medical condition(which also makes me very emotional). She took the time to answer each question and offer solutions to help deal with each issue. Never made me feel rushed, ignorant or downright foolish as some other derms have. ...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. James found a cancerous growth on my skin that two other doctors missed. She is through, intelligent and very kind. I would highly recommend her.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option6thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Image of Dr. James
Are you Dr. James?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!