Dr. James Corkum, MD

Dr. James Corkum, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. James Corkum, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in gastroenterology.

711 W 40th St Ste 218

Baltimore, MD 21211

Contact Information

(410) 366-1838

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Corkum'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

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

91  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Corkum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Corkum's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Corkum to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Corkum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

Treats you like a "Boat or car Payment" Went for a colonoscopy and here is my entire interaction with him. Pre-Op:: When was your last Colonoscopy? Post-OP: Everything looks good. This was said while he was walking by me in the recovery area on his way to his next procedure. He couldn't even stop...more
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I found Dr. Corkum to be the rudest doctor I have ever had the misfortune to see. His arrogance and dismissive attitude was unlike anything I have experienced from any physician I have seen. I went to him due to recommendations from others in the past. Some people change and I guess he is one of...more
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Will never go there again. I was required to arrive for a scheduled colonoscopy with a check for about $ 530.00. After the insurance statements started rolling in, I realized I had overpaid by about $380.00. I had to pry out of his office an admission that yes,they did owe a refund,would be 6-8...more
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