Dr. James Hood, MD

Dr. James Hood, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. James Hood, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1988 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

2238 Geary Blvd Fl 8

San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Information

(415) 833-3800

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hood performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
normal
more than 59% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 5% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • La State University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • La State University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hood's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hood to family and friends
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Dr. Hood'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
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