Dr. James Allen, MD

Dr. James Allen, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. James Allen, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in College Station, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

1700 University Dr E Bldg 1700

College Station, TX 77840

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Painful Urination (Dysuria)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Pharyngitis
high
more than 88% of peers
Diarrhea
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Allen'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.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

125  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Lubbock Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Lubbock Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Allen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Allen's Reviews

1.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Allen to family and friends
14 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Allen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

My daughter and son have both had to see him at the Scott and white convenient care. Awful, mean, hateful are all ways to describe him. My daughter went in with ear infection in both ears. He asked her if she’d swimming and she answered no, not really at all. He replied with an attitude, “ what do...more
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If giving zero stars was an option, I would give him zero stars. Worst doctor I have ever seen. I came in with poison ivy and a break out of molloscum contagiosum and without offering me a gown asked me to pull my pants down immediately to examine my infection. I was embarrassed and felt harassed....more
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We saw Allen for a possible fractured hand on our 9 yo. Allen had terrible bedside manner terrifying our daughter to the point she stated he was a "scary man and she wanted to leave right away." After xrays it was determined that our daughter did have a fractured and dislocated thumb. Instead of...more
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My experience seems consistent with other reviews. So unprofessional (yawning during session), comments about me not taking any medicines, not explaining medicine I was given. I would avoid this doctor. .
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Terrible doctor. Show no respect to patient and family. The worst doctor I have experienced in 30 years.
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