Dr. James Anderson, MD

Dr. James Anderson, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
(19)
Save
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
  • 11 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Anderson

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Anderson'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.

2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
Less
Read Less

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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 Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Kans School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Kans School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Mo Columbia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Anderson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

4.1

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
15.789473684210526%
(3)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Anderson?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Anderson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. James Anderson, MD
RecentHighestLowest
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option4
thumbs down icon option
Cherryvale, KS – Aug 21, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Anderson, MD?
Reply
Been going to Dr. Anderson for 4 years now. Highly recommend him.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
Basehor, KS – Jul 28, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Anderson, MD?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option3
Matt D in Lenexa – Jan 12, 2017
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Anderson, MD?
Reply
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.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option5
thumbs down icon option1
North Central Kansas – May 09, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Anderson, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Anderson?