Dr. James Heron, MD

Dr. James Heron, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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52 y/o
(9)

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Dr. James Heron, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Lake Worth, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches, INC

5401 S Congress Ave Ste 218

Lake Worth, FL 33462
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Heron's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Heron "I have been a practicing internist for 20 years. In 2014, I began my affiliation with MDVIP, Concierge Medicine. I believe by bringing you a personalized healthcare approach, we can work closely together to help you achieve the good health and peace of mind you deserve. I am a board-certified internal medicine physician, I emphasize nutrition, fitness, preventative medicine and cardiovascular health. I firmly believe it is in the best interest of my patients to be treated by the physician who knows their unique health details, which is why I personally take care of my patients while they are hospitalized at JFK Medical Center."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Heron "Medical Specialists of the Palm Beaches, Inc. - As an MSPB physician I am dedicated to delivering cost-effective, quality care in a healing environment. Because of MSPBs vast network of healthcare services, providers, locations, and technologies, coordination of your care is seamless and efficient. OUR MISSION: We an integrated health care delivery system committed to providing comprehensive, high quality health care with respect, care and integrity for our patients and community."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

230  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Body Composition Measurement
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Chest X-Ray
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Boston College-B.S. Biology (Magna Cum Laude)
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine/Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine/Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heron has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heron's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heron to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Heron's 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I would highly recommend this doctor to everybody. He is a caring and knowledgeable physician.
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