Dr. James Downey, MD

Dr. James Downey, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. James Downey, MD is a general surgery specialist in Vail, CO and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

181 W Meadow Dr Ste 500

Vail, CO 81657

Contact Information

(970) 479-5036

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 23% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 7% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 1% of peers

Dr. Downey'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Univ Of Co Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Colorado
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Colorado
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Downey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Downey's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Downey to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Downey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Initial consultation was well beyond expectation. Dr. Downey was patient, caring and explained everything in the plainest of English. We couldn't have been more pleased.
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