Dr. James Brennan, MD

Dr. James Brennan, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(15)
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Dr. James Brennan, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albany Med Coll in 1993 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

1740 Saint Julian Pl

Columbia, SC 29204

Contact Information

(803) 256-3534

Insurance Accepted

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

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Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Albany Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Ky U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Ky U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brennan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brennan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brennan to family and friends
1.9
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Brennan's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in York, SC |
I have had a horrible experience with Dr. Brennan. I live over an hour from his office, after waiting 6 months for an appointment, I arrived to my appointment to wait an hour an a half for a 3 minute appointment. The Doctor did not listen to any of my concerns but said he would base my 'care' on...more
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in Columbia sc |
I went to see him for my thyroid condition and he basically told me to stick with my primary care doctor to treat my thyroid. This doctor is not up to date on current treatments. He would rather treat diabetes patients.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brennan accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    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
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Brennan has admitting privileges

Lexington Medical Center
2720 Sunset Blvd
West Columbia, SC 29169
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Palmetto Health - Baptist
Taylor At Marion Street
Columbia, SC 29220
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