Dr. James Birmingham, MD

Dr. James Birmingham, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Birmingham, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Grand Rapids, MI. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

1155 E Paris Ave SE Ste 100

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Contact Information

(616) 459-8088

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Birmingham

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

new

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

Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers
Still's Disease
normal
more than 67% of peers
Sjögren's Syndrome
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Birmingham'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

2

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Pediatric Rheumatology
2

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
51

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

More

Read More
2

Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Spectrum Health Butterworth Camp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Birmingham has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Birmingham's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Birmingham to family and friends
5.0
based on 11 total reviews
Dr. Birmingham's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Have you seen Dr. James Birmingham, MD?
Are you Dr. Birmingham?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Birmingham

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Birmingham accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Spectrum Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Birmingham has admitting privileges

Spectrum Health- United Hospital
615 S Bower St
Greenville, MI 48838
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Rheumatology
(15)
Rheumatology
(13)
Rheumatology
(29)
Rheumatology
(6)
Rheumatology
(28)
Rheumatology
(11)
Rheumatology
(33)
Rheumatology
(18)
Rheumatology
(26)