Dr. James Abshire, MD

Dr. James Abshire, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. James Abshire, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1990 and specializes in internal medicine.

Mercy Medical Group

3000 Q St

Sacramento, CA 95816
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centene
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Networks By Design
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Value Options
  • Western Health Advantage

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Dr. Abshire's Experience

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Dr. Abshire's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Confusion
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nausea
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sepsis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Calif Davis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Calif Davis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Abshire has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Mercy General Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Abshire is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Abshire's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Abshire to family and friends
4.6
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Abshire's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Sacramento |
Dr. Abshire is the best doctor I have ever had. He is always attentive to the needs and careful as to diagnose their health problems and conscientious about their medications and prescribes that which he knows will best alleviate or address their condition. I have been his patient for over 15...more
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Dr. Abshire accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Behavioral Health
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
    Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
    Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Shield of California
    Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Shield of California PPO
    Healthy Families EPO
  • Centene
  • ChoiceCare Network
    ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net EPO
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net PPO
    HealthNet
    Medicare HMO
    SmartCare HMO
    Tricare
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Networks By Design
    Networks By Design PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice HMO
    Medicare Advantage
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    PacifiCare California PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Secure Horizons
    Secure Horizons PPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO
  • Value Options
    Behavioral Health
  • Western Health Advantage
    Western Health Advantage HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Abshire has admitting privileges

Mercy General Hospital
4001 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819
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