Dr. James R. Head, MD

Dr. James R. Head, MD

Family Medicine | Male | 70 years old

James R. Head, M.D.
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Dr. Head specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Nashville, TN. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    Dr. Head accepts 23 insurance carriers

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    23 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    • Aetna
    • American General
    • American Life & Health Ins. Co.
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Benesight
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Bluegrass Family Health
    • Cigna
    • Cigna-HealthSpring
    • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • One Health
    • Prime Health Services
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • Signature Health Alliance
    • State Farm
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • USA Managed Care Organization
    • Wausau Benefits

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    4.3 based on 14 responses
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    • Trustworthiness
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    • Scheduling
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    Experience with Dr. Head
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (14)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (13)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (14)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (14)
    Dr. Head's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (14)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (14)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (14)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (13)
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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Gynecology

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Back Pain
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Bronchitis
    • Cancer
    • Cardiovascular Disease
    • Chronic Diseases
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Dizziness
    • Emphysema
    • Foot and Ankle Injuries
    • Gout
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mastodynia
    • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
    • Menopause
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Migraine
    • Neck Pain
    • Obesity
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Panic Disorder
    • Perimenopause
    • Post-Menopausal Problems
    • Sebaceous Cysts
    • Sinus Disorders
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections

    Procedures Performed

    • Cholesterol Screening
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
    • Mole Removal
    • Osteoporosis Screening

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

    • 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
      University of Louisville
    • Internship Hospital
      Charlotte, N.C. Memorial
    • Residency Hospital
      Carolinas Med Center

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

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    • Media & Publications

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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 Family Medicine
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Head's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Head

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients