Dr. James Harms, MD

Dr. James Harms, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Dr. James Harms, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Birmingham, AL. He has been practicing for 7 years.

619 19th St S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

(205) 934-6507

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
End-Stage Renal Disease
high
more than 87% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Harms does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Harms has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Harms has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harms' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harms to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Harms' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Jacksonville, AL |
Dr. Harms is extremely focused on giving his patients the best care. He makes you feel comfortable and welcomes any questions you may have. He follows through with test results and keeps his patients informed about results.
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Dr. Harms accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Harms has admitting privileges

UAB Hospital
1802 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
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