Dr. James Kasten, MD

Dr. James Kasten, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. James Kasten, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Norwalk, OH and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1982 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

278 Benedict Ave Ste 500

Norwalk, OH 44857

Contact Information

(419) 929-5217

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
very high
more than 97% of peers
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Kasten'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

44  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Indiana University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kasten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kasten's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kasten to family and friends
30 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Kasten's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He's very nice , makes you feel comfortable and his staff is very nice.
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Dr Kasten was terrible! I am a high risk pregnancy, and when I brought my concerns to the table he told me I was pregnant not diseased and to get over it. Needless to say I switched OB's brought my concerns to her, she did lab work to find out I was severely anemic!! To the point I needed iron...more
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During my entire pregnancy he acted like my questions were unimportant and he had better things to do. It wasn't just one visit, it was all of them. He has no bedside manner and would completely ignore my husband or whoever was in the room with me, even if they had questions. I felt completely...more
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Very bad bed side manor, he dosnt seem to care for his job, when I would ask questions he would roll his eyes and not really answer the question.
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Dr. Kasten has been my doctor for 25 years and I can't imagine going anywhere else. He has delivered all 3 of my children. He always takes his time, explains everything to me in a language I can understand ( not technical medical jargon) and always asks if I have any questions or concerns. He...more
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