Dr. James Briggs, MD

Dr. James Briggs, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(5)
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Dr. James Briggs, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med in 1980 and specializes in pediatrics.

3300 Providence Dr Ste 212

Anchorage, AK 99508

Contact Information

(907) 561-4459

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Briggs' Experience

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Dr. Briggs' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
1

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
43

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Asthma
  • Blood Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fever
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heartburn
  • Joint Pain
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Otitis Media
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Viral Infection
  • Warts
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Immunization
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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

  • Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Briggs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Briggs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Briggs to family and friends
3.0
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Briggs' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Anchorage, AK |
Dr Briggs was very disrespectful to me and attacked my personal decisions at the end of our appointment. A discussion quickly turned into a lecture in which he refused to listen to what I had to say and immediately launched into talking at me and over me.
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in Philadelphia, PA |
We moved out of state four years ago and miss Dr. Briggs so much. He does a wonderful job of explaining his recommendations, is consistently up to date on the latest medical literature, and keeps very organized records. His sound logic and ability to keep and work off of detailed patient records...more
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Dr. Briggs accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Briggs has admitting privileges

Alaska Regional Hospital
2801 Debarr Rd
Anchorage, AK 99508
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Providence Alaska Medical Center
3200 Providence Dr
Anchorage, AK 99508
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