Dr. James Foelsch, MD

Dr. James Foelsch, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. James Foelsch, MD is a neurology specialist in Fairbanks, AK and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med in 1980 and specializes in neurology.

1919 Lathrop St Ste 220

Fairbanks, AK 99701

Contact Information

(907) 452-1739

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Essential Tremor
more than 81% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
more than 79% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 77% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

38  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Wilford Hall Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Wilford Hall Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Wilfrd Hall Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Foelsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Foelsch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foelsch to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Foelsch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very professional. Listened to what I had to say. Dr. Foelsch made me feel comfortable and he answered all my questions.
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Dr Foelsch is neither compassionate or caring about his patients. He is not helpful in answering questions, and he doesn't actually hear what his patients have to say. After dealing with him for over a year I found a real Dr. in Anchorage and travel there several times a year for my treatments. I...more
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