Dr. James Curry, MD

Dr. James Curry, MD

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General Surgery  |  
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49 y/o
(14)

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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 graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

Desert West Surgery

7200 Cathedral Rock Dr Ste 250

Las Vegas, NV 89128
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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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.

Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Gastrointestinal Bleed

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Dr. Curry's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Curry to family and friends
3.4
based on 14 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Curry's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Las Vegas, NV
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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in Las Vegas, NV
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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in Las Vegas, NV
I was very impressed with my experience with Dr. Curry. His professionalism and ethical qualities really made me consider him one of the best. He spent quite a lot of time and made sure he answered all of our questions. He seemed to be truly concern about what I was experiencing. I truly...more
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in Las Vegas Nevada
Dr curry has performed two different surgeries on me and both times he did a great job. He is professional and very straightforward. He gave me all the information I needed to know to make the right choice for surgery. He is very good about giving the potential problems that can happen and the...more
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in Henderson, NV
My name is Spirou Khoury, i am 72 years old.D. Curry performed a Bilateral Inguinal Hernia on 04.29.2016. I cannot thank Dr Curry or all the staff we met during this first experience( never had a general Anastasia at 72 ). Dr Curry was very explicit and informative about the procedure. Thank you...more
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