Dr. James Downard, MD

Dr. James Downard, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Downard, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Ames, IA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1015 Duff Ave

Ames, IA 50010

Contact Information

(515) 239-4414

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Vaginal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
very high
more than 97% of peers
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
29

Conditions Treated

18

Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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 Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Mo Hosps and Clins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Downard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Downard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Downard to family and friends
4.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Downard's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Colo, IA
Dr. Downard takes the time to ask questions and really listens to the answers, he's one of the few doctors that doesn't rush through your visit.
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