Dr. James Long, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
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Dr. James Long, MD
Dr. James Long, MD is a hospice & palliative medicine doctor who practices in Paducah, KY. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Long is affiliated with Baptist Health Paducah, Lourdes Hospital and Jackson Purchase Medical Center.

Internal Medicine Group

225 Medical Center Dr Ste 201

Paducah, KY 42003

Contact Information

(270) 441-4200

Dr. James Long, MD

Dr. James Long, MD

Accepted insurance

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

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Dr. Long's Experience

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Dr. Long's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
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Procedures

  • Breath Testing
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spirometry
  • Vaccination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Murray State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Iowa Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University of Iowa Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Long has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Long's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Long to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Long'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
Patient Comments (1)
in Paducah, KY |
I have been going to Docter Long almost as long as he has been practicing. I have had some serious health issues in the past and have some now. I am now 73 and he has been my doctor since he has been in Paducah. I cannot say enough good things about him.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Long accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Long has admitting privileges

Baptist Health Paducah
2501 Kentucky Ave
Paducah, KY 42003
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Jackson Purchase Medical Center
1099 Medical Center Cir
Mayfield, KY 42066
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Lourdes Hospital
1530 Lone Oak Rd
Paducah, KY 42003
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