Dr. James Eichel, MD

Dr. James Eichel, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. James Eichel, MD is a family medicine specialist in Oakland, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

3100 Telegraph Ave Ste 2102

Oakland, CA 94609

Contact Information

(510) 286-8160

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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About Me

Care Philosophy

James Eichel, MD, is one of the 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. He is board certified in Family Medicine.


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications


  • 1992
    Maine Dartmouth Fp Res
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School


  • Spanish
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. James Eichel, MD
If you want a doctor who really cares and is beyond thoughtful and up to date in terms of the latest in medicine, THIS IS YOUR GUY. Seriously a great doctor.
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It's been over a year (because I moved overseas), but Dr. Eichel was one of my favorite doctors. Smart, caring, focused on total health, etc. Highly recommend on all fronts!
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Anthem Blue Cross
Anthem Blue Cross HMO
Anthem Blue Cross of California EPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Shield of California
Added Advantage POS
Blue Shield of California HMO
Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna POS
Open Access Plus
Health Net
Health Net POS
Health Net PPO
Healthy Heart HMO
Humana PPO
PHCS Network POS
Stanford Health Care Advantage
Medicare Advantage
Stanford Health Care Alliance
Group Plan
Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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Alameda Hospital

Alameda, CA

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