Dr. James Edwards, MD

Dr. James Edwards, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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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
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

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

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

  • Universidad Techonological De Santiago
    Medical School | Graduated 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edwards has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edwards' Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edwards to family and friends
23 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Edwards' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

His caseload -- about 20-30 patients per day -- leaves him without any deep understanding of any single patient. Grandview is a pill mill although he recently left and went out on his own so maybe he will lessen his caseload. He seems distracted and not caring. What is the point of telling your...more
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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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