Dr. James Downey, MD

Dr. James Downey, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Downey, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Mountlake Terrace, WA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

6005 244th St SW Ste 111

Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

Contact Information

(425) 275-5555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • LifeWise
  • Moda Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Downey "Urology Northwest serves women and men who want to remain active and youthful by empowering them to regain control over their urinary, pelvic and sexual health.  We offer diagnostics, preventive therapies, education, non-operative solutions as well as surgical repair and reconstruction."
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Male Adult Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Failure to disclose required information (3/28/2013)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Downey, James R MD: License # 7702: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to disclose academic probation on his license application. ACTION TAKEN: The Alaska State Medical Board has imposed a Civil FINE in the amount of $1,000.00.
    State: Alaska

Education

  • College Of The Holy Cross
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Usaf Flight Surgeon
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Usaf School Of Aerospace Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Wilford Hall Med Center Aetc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Downey has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Downey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Downey's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Downey to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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)
in Seattle, WA |
Dr downey has seen me on several occasions my family has a history of kidney stones and after I entered my thirtys I wasn't able to pass them Iv'e seen several uroligests thru the years but dr downey for the last eight yearsand his care is excellent after lithotripsy surgery with some uroligests I was misserable for days but with dr downey the next day I'm great
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Dr. Downey accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Incorporated (GHI)
  • LifeWise
  • Moda Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Northwest Hospital and Medical Center
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Swedish Medical Center - Edmonds Campus
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