Dr. James Horton, MD

Dr. James Horton, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
(19)
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Dr. James Horton, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Mercer Univ Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

2 Innovation Dr Ste 300B

Greenville, SC 29607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperthyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Horton's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Mercer Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Horton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Horton's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Horton to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Horton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Would not listen to me and treated me like I was ignorant, which I am not. Refused to consider that medication was causing side effects, even though my symptoms are exactly what is listed as side effects of the medication he prescribed. Very cold, uncaring and arrogant. I will not return.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Hortons for more than 4 years. I followed when he switched practices. Ive had Type 1 Diabetes over 20 years and have seen many physicians. Dr. Horton has a calm demeanor and I feel comfortable and supported in his care without extensive lectures. In the past, all of my...more
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Lacks bedside manner, does not listen to patients, and makes you feel like you're wrong for asking questions. Very invalidating and frankly, not thorough at all. Missed a large chunk of what was going on with me. Won't go back.
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I chose Dr. Horton because of his great reviews, however, I have found him to be a very arrogant doctor. He does not like his patients asking questions about their care. He challenged my knowledge of medications that I had already taken that had a negative effect on me saying that the side affects...more
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Dr. Horton is the BEST!!! I have struggled with diabetes for years without control until I went to Dr. Horton. I thought I was going to have to go on an insulin pump but I did not. My A1C was 12 and now it is down in the 7's. Dr. Horton changed my medicines. I feel so much better now that my...more
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