Dr. James Hu, MD

Dr. James Hu, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. James Hu, MD is a dermatologist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ in 1976 and specializes in dermatology.

1229 Madison St Ste 830

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Herpes Simplex Infection
more than 76% of peers
Actinic Keratosis
more than 70% of peers
Cold Sore
more than 67% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

31  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Cleveland Clin Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Washington Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hu to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Hu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Extremely methodical dermatologist who is knowleledgeabl and interested in treating people with Psoriasis and eczema and spends time distinguishing treatment for each. I would recommend Dr. Hu to anyone suffering from a skin disease. Bedside manner is clinical, but never rude.
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If you are looking to find the worst Detmatologist and staff in Seattle, you juT found them, Horrible experience! Rude, arrogant, condescending, bossy, and demanding staff and indifferent doctor.
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The worst experience I've ever had. Not only was Dr. Hu 1 hour late (which no one warned me about/apologized for), he was completely clueless with my diagnosis, did not listen to me, was extremely cold, and did not even examine me properly. I ended up going to a second dermatologist right after...more
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