Dr. James Fant Jr, MD

Dr. James Fant Jr, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. James Fant Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1986 and specializes in rheumatology.

2 Medical Park Rd Ste 506

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

(803) 540-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Arthritis
high
more than 87% of peers
Fibromyalgia
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Fant Jr'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.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Ecu/Pitt Co Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Wilford Hall Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fant Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fant Jr's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fant Jr to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Fant Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I can't speak more highly of Dr. Fant and his wonderful office support staff. Gina was tremendous to work with and really helped me get into the office to have my husband seen. Once we were there, Dr. Fant treated my husband with great care. He is an extremely good listener and I appreciate his...more
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Dr Fant is indeed the most caring physician I have ever been to. I have been an an RN for 38 years. That being said, I have never known any physician like Him personally or professionally.
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