Dr. James Flax, MD

Dr. James Flax, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
Dr. James Flax, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Pomona, NY. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

11 Medical Park Dr Ste 102

Pomona, NY 10970

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Dr. Flax's Experience

Dr. Flax's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • Board certified in Geriatric Psychiatry and Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Univ Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Ny St Psych Inst-Columbia U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Columbia U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flax has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flax's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flax to family and friends
based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Flax's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Garnerville, NY |
Dr. Flax is one of the best psychiatrists. I would trust him to with my life!
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Chappaqua, NY |
Professional. Present. Knows his stuff. Has never, ever let me down!
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in Jersey City, NJ |
Very formal, not at all warm. Switches medicines before giving them a chance to work. Drops patients without giving required 30 days notice. Denies patient told him she was suicidal, then dropped her as a patient after a suicide attempt. Just when he was needed the most. Other psychiatrists are...more
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