Dr. James S. Gibbs, MD

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Dr. James S. Gibbs, MD

Gastroenterology | Male

Gastroenterology Associates of the Piedmont, PA 1830 S Hawthorne Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103 Get Directions
(336) 448-2427

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Dr. Gibbs received his undergraduate degree from Davidson College. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia, where...   Read More

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Dr. Gibbs accepts 33 insurance carriers

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      33 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
      • Assurant Health
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
      • Buckeye Community Health Plan
      • CareOregon
      • CareSource
      • CHAMPVA
      • Cigna
      • Commercial Insurance Company
      • Community Health Choice
      • CoreSource
      • Coventry Health Care
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Group Health Cooperative
      • Health Net
      • HealthPlus
      • HealthPlus Amerigroup
      • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
      • Humana
      • Husky Health
      • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
      • MedCost
      • Medicaid
      • Midwest Health Plan
      • Molina Healthcare
      • MultiPlan
      • Peach State Health Plan
      • Simply Healthcare Plans
      • Staywell (Wellcare)
      • Tricare
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      5 based on 8 responses
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Gibbs' Office & Staff
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr Gibbs has been my MD for 23 years. He is very caring, takes his time, and talks with you about the concerns you have. After having a colonoscopy he called me personally the next day to give me a report. I have utmost trust in Dr Gibbs and highly recommend him.
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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anemia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Barrett's Esophagus
      • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
      • Benign Tumor
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Blood Disorders
      • Celiac Disease
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Cirrhosis
      • Colitis
      • Colon Cancer
      • Colon Disorders
      • Colon Polyp
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Diarrhea
      • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
      • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
      • Duodenal Ulcer
      • Duodenitis
      • Dysentery
      • Dysphagia
      • Enteritis
      • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Dilation
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Diverticulum
      • Esophageal Ulcer
      • Esophageal Varices
      • Esophagitis
      • Gallstones
      • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
      • Gastric Ulcer
      • Gastritis
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
      • Gastroparesis
      • Heartburn
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hepatitis
      • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
      • Hepatitis C
      • Hernia
      • Indigestion
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Malnutrition
      • Nausea
      • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
      • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
      • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
      • Pancreatitis
      • Peptic Ulcer
      • Pyloric Stenosis
      • Reflux Esophagitis
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Unexplained Weight Loss
      • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
      • Viral Hepatitis
      • Vomiting Disorders

      Procedures Performed

      • Capsule Endoscopy
      • Colon Cancer Screening
      • Colonoscopy
      • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
      • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
      • Colorectal Cancer Screening
      • Endoscopy
      • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
      • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Hemorrhoid Treatment
      • Liver Biopsy
      • Manometry
      • Screening Colonoscopy

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for North 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 School
        Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1967

      • Internship Hospital
        Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine

        Completed in 1968

      • Residency Hospital
        Medical College Of Virginia Hospitals

        Completed in 1970

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Medical College Of Virginia Hospitals

        Completed in 1971

        University Of North Carolina Hospitals

        Completed in 1974

      • Undergraduate School
        Davidson College

        Graduated in 1963

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Gibbs says...

      Dr. Gibbs received his undergraduate degree from Davidson College. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia, where he completed his internship, residency and fellowship. He had an additional year of fellowship at UNC Chapel Hill. He has over 40 years of experience in private specialty practice.

      He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the American Medical Association, the Forsyth-Stokes-Davie County Medical Society, the American College of Gastroenterology and the North Carolina Medical Society.

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      Dr. Gibbs' Care Philosophy

      Our team of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and staff is dedicated to providing comprehensive outpatient gastroenterology care at all locations of G.A.P. We value our relationships with our patients and referring physicians. We are committed to providing the highest quality and cost-effective healthcare to our community.