Dr. George James, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 59

  

Dr. George James, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.


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Excellent bedside manner and staff.
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Dr. James has played a part in saving two family members' lives. He is easy to talk to, thorough, and he cares about his patients. I recommend him whenever I can.
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I would definitely recommend my family and friends to see Dr James. He is very personable, soft spoken and shows concern.
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He is a very knowledgeable physician. He takes time to listen to me and my family. He explains everything in detail and does not rush. Dr. James is just an overall great doctor to have. His staff is always friendly, very kind, and helpful.
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extremely smart, very nice and witty, one of my favorite doctors
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Dr. James accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Elect Choice EPO
Managed Choice POS
Managed Choice PPO
Open Choice PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Assurant Health
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Capp Care PPO
Benesight
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Network C
Network P
Network S
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Flexcare
Cigna-HealthSpring
Medicare Choice Plus PPO
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
Guardian
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
One Health
One Health HMO
One Health POS
One Health PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
Private HealthCare Systems
Private HealthCare Systems PPO
Signature Health Alliance
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus
Medicaid
Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
Wausau Benefits
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. James' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Dr. James treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diarrhea
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Dr. James treats Diarrhea more than 99% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. James' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Dehydration
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Dilatation
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Duodenoscopy
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Enteroscopy
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal pH Monitoring
  • Esophageal Stenting
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Food Poisoning
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Interferon Therapy
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Polypectomy
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Upper GI Series
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. George James, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Rush Presby St Lukes Mc
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Thomas Jefferson University
Residency Hospital
1988
Thomas Jefferson University
Internship Hospital
1987
Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
Medical School
1982
University Of North Carolina
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

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68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)