Dr. James Acton, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. James Acton, MD
Dr. James Acton, MD is a pediatric pulmonology doctor who practices in Columbia, MO. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Acton is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Springfield and University of Missouri Health Care.

1 Hospital Dr DC05800

Columbia, MO 65212

Contact Information

(573) 882-6921

Dr. James Acton, MD

Dr. James Acton, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Asthma
high
more than 87% of peers
Pulmonary Function Test
normal
more than 74% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
more than 62% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
1

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
2

Procedures

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Childrens Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Louis University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Acton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Acton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Acton to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Acton'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Acton accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Acton has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital Springfield
1235 E Cherokee St
Springfield, MO 65804
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University of Missouri Health Care
ONE HOSPITAL DRIVE
Columbia, MO 65212
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