Dr. James Lovett, MD

Dr. James Lovett, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
61 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Lovett, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Arizona in 1985 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

Desert West Surgery

1111 Shadow Ln

Las Vegas, NV 89102
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Accepted insurance

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Lovett's Experience

Dr. Lovett's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Med Center Southern Nv
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lovett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Gastrointestinal Bleed

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Dr. Lovett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lovett to family and friends
based on 4 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lovett's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Mesquite, NV
Dr Lovett and his staff, preformed a bi-lateral hernia repair. Never having surgery before Dr Lovett gave me the opportunity to question and answered my concern. After talking with him I found him to be a warm hearted, caring, knowledgeable person. Grateful to have him as my surgeon. Shout out to...more
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in Las Vegas, NV
I have had two surgeries in less than a year and been to several specialist. It has been an extreme roller coaster . My last visit to the urgent care put me in touch with Dr. Lovett .In one visit he explained to me everything that was going on and how we can fix it. The office staff from check in...more
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in Las Vegas, NV
Besides being a Dr. with a good heart his surgical technique was excellent. After surgery I only use 3 pain tablets. The incisions were small and I healed quickly with little discomfort. If I could give Dr. Lovett and his staff 10 stars I would.
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