Dr. James Hicks, MD

Dr. James Hicks, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Hicks, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

2633 E Indian School Rd Ste 360

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Contact Information

(602) 285-9696

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

Dr. Hicks does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder


  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Good Samaritan Reg. Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Good Samaritan Reg. Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Arizona
    Other Education | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hicks has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hicks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hicks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hicks to family and friends
based on 29 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Hicks' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Phoenix |
I got all of my paperwork needed to continue working at the Arizona Department of Corrections... I appreciate Dr. Hicks and Ms. Tonya Cleaves!
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in phoenix, az |
I've seen Dr. Hicks for many years, off and on. Dr. Hicks and Tanya always take great care of me. They listen and always follow-up when needed. I have other medical issues and Dr. Hicks pays close attention to my overall health situation and how that might relat to his treatment plan for me.. On...more
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in Mesa |
After seeing dr. Hicks for five years I had to switch doctors because of insurance purposes I miss him like crazy. he saved my life. he's a great doctor and a great person
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in Phoenix, AZ |
Excellent. I've been going to Dr. Hicks for many years has always been there for me. He's not condescending, and is very caring.
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in Peoria, AZ |
Dr. Hicks is serious about getting his patients well. He really knows his medications and takes a friendly but professional approach when dealing with mental health issues.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hicks accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Phoenix Standard
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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