Dr. James Anderson, MD

Dr. James Anderson, MD

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Dr. James Anderson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

8401 W 125th St

Overland Park, KS 66213

Contact Information

(913) 338-3222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Limb Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Joint Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Joint Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dry Eyes
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Anderson, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1991
    University Mo Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1985
    University Kans School Med
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    University Kans School Med
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1983
    University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1983

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Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

4.1

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
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4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
15.789473684210526%
(3)

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I have been going to Dr. Anderson for over 20 years. Dr. Anderson is a very compassionate and knowledgeable person. I highly recommend him. He never rushes you during your appointment and actually listens to you. Recently I have had to start very expensive treatment for my lupus. Dr. Anderson...Read More
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Been going to Dr. Anderson for 4 years now. Highly recommend him.
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This is more about the office staff than Dr. Anderson. Dr. Anderson seems to be a competent Dr. His office and staff however are completely unorganized and rude. I was referred to an Endocrinologist. When I showed up for my appointment none of my records had been transferred. When I called to...Read More
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I could not recommend Dr.Anderson enough ! I'm my opinion and experience Dr.Anderson is a highly knowledgeable, compassionate doctor. My quality of life with my R.A went from nearly none to a full life now. Simply the best.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc.
Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc. PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
Coventry Health Care of Missouri PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
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Preferred PPO
Managed Care (Non-HMO)
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