Dr. James Briggs, MD

Dr. James Briggs, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. James Briggs, MD is an urology specialist in Maryville, TN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1986 and specializes in urology.

907 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy

Maryville, TN 37804

Contact Information

(865) 980-5260

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Urinary Stones
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Briggs'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

47  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Tenn Center Health Scis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Tenn Center Health Scis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Briggs to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Briggs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Briggs and husband staff are excellent. He helped me with bladder issues following my hysterectomy years ago. I had a large kidney stone last fall that he performed lithotripsy on. I would highly recommend him. I will definitely use him in the future if nlithotripsy on. I would highly recommend...more
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Dr Briggs was part of my team that treated me for prostate cancer. Dr Briggs is thorough, gentle and shows he's had many years of experience. He conveys caring and understanding and listens to me as a patient. I highly recommend him.
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