Dr. James Edwards, MD

Dr. James Edwards, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. James Edwards, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Opelika, AL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Universidad Techonological De Santiago in 1983 and specializes in psychiatry.

2114 Executive Park Dr

Opelika, AL 36801

Contact Information

(334) 745-6125

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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ADHD and-or ADD
more than 89% of peers
more than 87% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

19  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Universidad Techonological De Santiago
    Medical School | Graduated 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edwards' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends
22 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Edwards' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He didn't even read my case sheet before he sat me down in his office so he was unprepared. He basically said I should lose some weight and get a dog and that was all I needed to get over my depression... I could have saved my time and gas if he was just going to make me feel more depressed .... If...more
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