Dr. James Copher, MD

Dr. James Copher, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. James Copher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cumming, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

980 Sanders Rd Ste 100

Cumming, GA 30041

Contact Information

(770) 886-1074

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
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Dr. Copher's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Copher ""I am committed to providing superior surgical care to the community. My partners and I are dedicated to maintaining our position as regional leaders by working as a team to provide the highest quality of care and service to our patients.""

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Tex Med Br
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Tex Med Br
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Mercer University Med Center Of Cen Ga
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Georgia Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. James Copher, MD
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This doctor performed two umbilical hernia surgerys on me in 2012. A few weeks ago the hernia reappeared and I made an appointment to have it checked. The first he did was a rough calculation in his head of my BMI ( he said 45% which was shocking until I did further research and discovered he was...Read More
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I was concerned my incision was infected so they had me come in at 3. The receptionist was rude to me and put five people in front of me even though they got there behind me. At first I though they were just running behind until I heard the receptionist say that I was next but to put someone else...Read More
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