Dr. James Arthur, MD

Dr. James Arthur, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. James Arthur, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Colorado School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in internal medicine.

165 S Union Blvd Ste 800

Lakewood, CO 80228

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
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Dr. Arthur's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Acne
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Administrative Physical
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Aspiration of Breast Cysts
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Atherosclerosis
Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atrophic Vaginitis
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bedsores
Bell's Palsy
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Canker Sore
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Cervicitis
Chest Pain
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Cluster Headache
Coccygeal Pain
Cold Sore
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Dizziness
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Erectile Dysfunction
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Folliculitis
Foot Conditions
Fracture Care
Fungal Infections
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Genital Warts
Gout
Hair Loss
Hammer Toe
Headache
Hearing Screening
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hidradenitis
High Cholesterol
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Sprain
Hives
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Indigestion
Infections
Influenza (Flu)
Injuries
Insomnia
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Joint Pain
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Knee Disorders
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Male Sexual Conditions
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Menstrual Migraine
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Motion Sickness
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Nausea
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
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
Outer Ear Infection
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Pericardial Disease
Perimenopause
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Physical Examination
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polyneuropathy
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Postnasal Drip
Pregnancy Test
Prostatitis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rapid Flu Test
Rash
Raynaud's Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Rosacea
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexual Dysfunction
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Sore Throat
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Swine Flu
Symptomatic Menopause
Tension Headache
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tinea Versicolor
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaccination
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
Wellness Examination
Wheezing
Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Arthur looks forward to helping build his practice by providing quality health care services to our patients. Dr. Arthur has received the NCQA Recognition for Heart/Stroke and NCQA Recognition for Diabetes.

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1999
University Of Colorado Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
1997
University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Internship Hospital
1996
University Of Colorado School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
Colorado State University, Masters Of Science
1983
University Of Colorado
Undergraduate School
1999
1997
1996
1989
1983

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • NCQA - PPC-Patient Centered Medical Home, Level 3, 2012-2015, 2012
  • NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program - 2011-2014, 2011
  • NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program - 2011-2014, 2011

Dr. Arthur's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Arthur

4.0

Based on 30 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(0)
1 Star
23.333333333333332%
(7)

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At first I thought he was a good Dr, seems to at least be knowledgeable about diabetes. I always showed up on time to my appointments, paid promptly, showed the upmost respect towards him. One day I get a letter from him letting me go as a patient and banning me from their network. Only a generic...Read More
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This so called doctor left me standing on my own in a crisis when I needed his help the most. He said he would "try" to help me but app actually did nothing at all! My insurance even approved something for me they couldn't even believe the doctor's actions or non actions. He acts like he cares...Read More
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My husband and I both go to Dr Arthur. He is attentive to all my questions and concerns. I never leave feeling as though he didn't spend enough time with me. Excellent doctor. Will remain his patient for as long as he is practicing here. His staff is also very friendly and caring.
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Dr. Arthur is extremely thorough and allocates plenty of time for consultations. He is particularly careful to understand my complete circumstances before settling on a diagnosis. It's also evident that Dr. Arthur takes the time to stay up to date with the very latest in the medical literature as...Read More
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Best doctor I've ever had! As long as he's practicing, I'll always be a patient! I highly recommend him to anyone!
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Whole Health Colorado Front Range
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Commercial EPO
Commercial POS
Commercial PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
New West Focus - Bronze 4500/$55 Copay HMO
New West Focus - Bronze HSA 6300/100% Covered After Deductible HMO
New West Focus - Silver 1500/$40 Copay HMO
New West Focus - Silver 2500/$40 Copay HMO
New West Focus HMO Bronze 4500/$55 HMO
New West Focus HMO Bronze HSA 3250/70 $45 HMO
New West Focus HMO Gold 500/80 $35 HMO
New West Focus HMO Silver 1500/70 $35 HMO
New West Focus HMO Silver 2000/70 $45 HMO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans EPO
Rocky Mountain Health Plans PPO
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Core
Core Essentials
Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Golden Rule PPO
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United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO