Dr. James Foote, MD

Dr. James Foote, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. James Foote, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

2060 E Paris Ave SE Ste 100

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Contact Information

(616) 956-6100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

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Dr. Foote's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foote performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Foote performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foote treats Obesity more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Foote treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foote performs Stomach Surgery more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Foote performs this procedure more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Foote's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Pain
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Skin Lesion
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gastrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Obesity
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pediatric Obesity
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Foote, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus
Residency Hospital
1997
Butterworth Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
Wayne State University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1999
1997
1996

Awards

Dr. Foote's Reviews

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5.0

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Dr Foote is an amazing surgeon and an amazing man of God. He has performed multiple surgeries on myself and family members and several friends and members of my church. I was 656 pounds and now weigh 198 pounds. Through his gifts and talents God has blessed him with as an outstanding physician and...Read More
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It has been almost exactly one year since I returned to work after Dr. Foote performed an inguinal hernia surgery on me..I will be 68 in May and I still work in a warehouse here in Grand Rapids. During the last year I have lifted in excess of 2,000,000 (two million) pounds of product at my job....Read More
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Dr. Foote was friendly and helpful. He asked questions and listened to my answers. He explained the procedure (hernia surgery) and answered questions I had not even thought to ask. Told me exactly what to expect. Surgery went perfectly. Recovery was quick. Staff was friendly and competent. Surgical...Read More
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Cigna PPO
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HAP Insurance
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
Priority Health
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