Dr. James Fleshman Jr, MD

Dr. James Fleshman Jr, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. James Fleshman Jr, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1980 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery, general surgery, and more.

3409 Worth St Ste 640

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

(469) 800-7180

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Crohn's Disease
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more than 80% of peers
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
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more than 75% of peers
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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more than 73% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

19  Procedures

  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Fleshman gave me my life back! I had a 3 part surgery that involves colon removal and jpouch construction. I have recommended him to several people I know with UC. I am so thankful for him. So knowledgeable and so attentive to detail. He is kind and caring! I am overwhelmed with gratitude!...Read More
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Dr Fleshman was my main physician at Barnes Jewish in St Lewis. I had UC and needed total colectomy and jpouch. He resided over 3 other surgeons to accomplish this. He was involved in a charitable rotation of the hospital to aid those without insurance...me. I was lucky and got him. 23 years later,...Read More
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I was a patient of Dr Fleshman while he was in St Louis, he is an exceptional physician and saved my life. I have been searching for a replacement but it is hard to find such an experienced docor.
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Dr. Fleshman is the ultimate physician/surgeon in every sense of the word. Warm caring demeanor, awesome listener, exudes calmness, removes anxiety that communicates his extensive knowledge and great successes. There's none better.
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