Dr. James Lacava, MD

Dr. James Lacava, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. James Lacava, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Cooperstown, NY and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1987 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

1 Atwell Rd

Cooperstown, NY 13326

Contact Information

(607) 547-3300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 90% of peers
Difficulty With Walking
high
more than 86% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Lacava'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

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

287  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • The Mary Imogene Basset Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • The Mary Imogene Basset Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • The Mary Imogene Bassett Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lacava has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lacava's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lacava to family and friends
1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lacava'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

    16 to 30 minutes
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