Dr. James Barton Jr, MD

Dr. James Barton Jr, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. James Barton Jr, MD is a hematology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

2022 Brookwood Medical Ctr Dr # Acc

Birmingham, AL 35209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Top Care Areas

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

Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Purpura
very high
more than 90% of peers
Breast Diseases
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Barton Jr'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.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

63  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • City Memphis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • City Memphis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Al Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Barton Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Barton Jr's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Barton Jr to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Barton Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Barton trained me as a hematologist. He left a lasting impact on me as I now practice as a hematologist and oncologist. He was the most thorough and professional physician in caring for his patients. I would not ever hesitate to have him as MY doctor if I ever had cancer or a blood...more
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I can't imagine anyone NOT loving Dr. Barton. He spent so much time explaining my husband's condition, and welcomed any and all questions we had. He was relaxed and never made us feel rushed or unimportant. I highly recommend this kind and knowledgeable doctor!
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** This review was deleted** I would never go to this doctor. He treated my dad, who had cancer, horribly. The worst bedside manner I've ever seen. He also put off treatment for too long, telling us that we needed to wait, and when we got a second opinion from both the Mayo Clinic and...more
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Loved Dr. Barton and the whole staff. Found a injured pup and they've honestly helped me get him back to good health.
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