Dr. James A. Bedingfield Jr., MD

Dr. James A. Bedingfield Jr., MD

General Surgery | Male | 61 years old

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      4.5 based on 8 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (7)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (8)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (8)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Bedingfield Jr.'s Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (8)
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      I would recommend Dr. Bedingfield to anyone that needed his type care. He is kind , caring, and treats you with all the respect that you would want from a Dr. He is also very knowledgeable in all his work and always very professional.
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Vascular Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
      • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Aneurysm
      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Dissection
      • Aortic Ectasia
      • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
      • Colon Cancer
      • Congenital Heart Defects
      • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
      • Gallbladder Diseases
      • Heart Disease
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Kidney Failure
      • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
      • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
      • Skin Cancer
      • Thrombosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Thyroid Nodule
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Varicose Veins
      • Vascular Disease
      • Venous Compression
      • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Venous Insufficiency

      Procedures Performed

      • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
      • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Carotid Ultrasound
      • Colonoscopy
      • Dialysis Access Procedures
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Heart Surgery
      • Hemorrhoid Removal
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Laparoscopic Colectomy
      • Laparotomy
      • Lung Surgery
      • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
      • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
      • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
      • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
      • Vascular Surgical Procedure

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      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1980

      • Internship Hospital
        Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine Charleston Sc
      • Residency Hospital
        Medical University Of South Carolina College Of Medicine Charleston Sc

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Bedingfield Jr.'s experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Bedingfield Jr.'s Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Bedingfield Jr.

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Bedingfield Jr.'s Care Philosophy

      We believe it s a privilege and an honor to care for patients. It is our duty to provide the best surgical care possible and to treat each patient with respect and dignity. Dr. Bedingfield believes he must treat each patient in such a manner that the great professors who trained him would approve.