Dr. James Isbell, MD

Dr. James Isbell, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. James Isbell, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2003 and specializes in thoracic surgery, critical care medicine, and more.

1215 Lee St

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Contact Information

(434) 243-6443

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Isbell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Isbell treats Lung Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Isbell treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Isbell performs Lung Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Isbell performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Isbell treats Pulmonary Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Isbell treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Isbell's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achalasia
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Bronchoscopy
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
da Vinci® Lobectomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
Esophagostomy
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperhidrosis and Minimally Invasive Sympathectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lung Biopsy
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mediastinoscopy
Mesothelioma, Adult Malignant
Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Primary Hyperhidrosis
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Stenosis Syndrome
Tracheal Surgery
Tracheal Tumors
Ultrasound, Endobronchial
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Isbell, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas in 2003 and specializes in thoracic surgery, critical care medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2012
    University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2010
    Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2008
    Vanderbilt University
    2008
  • 2004
    Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1999
    University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School
    1999

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4.0

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5 Stars
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1 Star
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