Dr. James Curry, MD

Dr. James Curry, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o
(17)

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Dr. James Curry, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in general surgery and surgery.Read his story

Desert West Surgery

7200 Cathedral Rock Dr Ste 250

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. Curry

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Top Care Areas

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

Ventral Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Colectomy
normal
more than 5% of peers
Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Curry'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.

Dr. Curry's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Curry "Dr. James Curry performs daVinci robotic surgery at MountainView Hospital Las Vegas Institute for Robotic Surgery."

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

24  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Curry has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Curry's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Curry to family and friends
17 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Curry's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (9)

PLEASE WHATEVER YOU DO, DO NOT GO TO THIS GUY. He has zero bedside manner, zero human connection and zero respect for his potential patients. He is pompous, arrogant, ignorant and was the worst doctor I have ever been to. He left it up to me about having my procedure done. What kind of doctor does...more
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Dr. Curry was referred to me by my GP for an inguinal hernia. He quickly diagnosed a 2nd umbilical hernia and was thorough and informative about my options. I decided to have both hernias repaired. My first ever surgery so I was nervous, but Dr. Curry had an outstanding bedside manner both in the...more
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Dr. Curry deceived my aunt into believing she was a candidate to have her ileostomy reversed through surgery. My aunt trusted Curry's decision because he performed her initial ileostomy placement surgery & ileostomy repair surgery several years prior. If anybody would know whether or not my aunt...more
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Not at all happy with this guy....seems very arrogant and not helpful one of the worst experiences I have ever had with a physician or surgeon.
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Dr Curry took excellent care of my mother, both surgeries. He has excellent bedside manners and is always very thorough. I always feel confident that his patients well being is his #1 concern. Not enough ways to thank for his excellent work. ~Sharon Littman
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