Dr. James Burks, MD

Dr. James Burks, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. James Burks, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Midland, TX and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1971 and specializes in internal medicine.

301 N N St

Midland, TX 79701

Contact Information

(432) 620-5800

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Burks' Experience

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Dr. Burks' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

181  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Burks' Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burks to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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Dr. Burks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

When I went to his office, I was seen by interns. They asked questions, I answered them as best as I could remember. I have had cancer, pituitary mass removed twice and had a gamma knife radiation the last time the mass was removed. The interns belittled me and labeled me as a problem person when...more
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He is a great Dr and has been around a long time. He does not beat around the bush, which helps me. He encourages me to be more proactive in my health. I am trying back on track. At times, scheduling is an issue. I showed up twice for appointments that were "bumped" as they called it..meaning...more
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I like Dr Burks. He is a good doctor. However his staff is horrible. They are rude. When Dr Burks wanted to see me in 2 weeks,they ignore scheduled me for 3 months and would not listen. They never fax my prescriptions until I repeatedly remind them. Today,again, my renewal on my insulin has not...more
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