Dr. James Detherage, MD

Dr. James Detherage, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. James Detherage, MD is a family medicine specialist in Ashland, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med in 1997 and specializes in family medicine.

617 23rd St # 212

Ashland, KY 41101

Contact Information

(606) 408-8485

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Detherage's Experience

Dr. Detherage's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

199  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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.


  • Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Detherage has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Detherage's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Detherage to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Detherage's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Best family physician I have ever had! Very kind and compassionate, makes you feel like you are his ONLY patient. He is never rushed and he listens! I highly recommend Dr. Detherage.
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Always have to see nurse practitioner rather than the doctor. Transitioning to this doctor and needed refills on cholesterol and blood pressure medicine. Even though I was completely out of these medications I was advised by male nurse that it may 2 or 3 days to get the refills due to the holidays....more
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He did not take my symptoms serious, so 3 months later i was in the hospital havi g brain surgery due to a large brain tumor. Because of his no care i was disabked more than i would have been if he took his job seriously 3 months before. He is the type of doctor who only cares about the money he...more
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