Dr. James Bush, MD

Dr. James Bush, MD

Otology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Bush, MD is an otology doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

3805 Front St

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 296-1519

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 93% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Otology
  • Neurotology
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
25

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • TMJ
  • Tinnitus
  • Vertigo
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Procedures

  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Removal
  • Epley S Maneuver
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Stapedectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Columbia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Charity Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Charity Hosp-Tulane
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • U C S F Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Valley Med Ctr-Va Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • House Ear Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bush has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bush's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bush to family and friends
3.6
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Bush's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in San Diego, California |
I suffered from vertigo for several years. I went to urgent care, emergency room services and no one could figure it out so I suffered off and on for years. I had another round of this and went to primary doctor who suggested I see Dr. Bush. I went to Dr. Bush and within 20 minutes he told me...more
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in El Cajon, CA |
Best Doctor ever so come and nice guy he always listen what u got to say he really great doctor always will explain the problem i have 2 surgery done with him i can tell this doctor is from GOD i will never change to different doctor this is the best doctor best of the best i recommend him for...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bush accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Bush has admitting privileges

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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Sharp Grossmont Hospital
5555 Grossmont Center Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123
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