Dr. James May IV, MD

Dr. James May IV, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. James May IV, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 2005 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

3450 Mayland Ct

Richmond, VA 23233

Contact Information

(804) 484-3700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst 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. May IV performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. May IV's bio

This content was provided by Dr. May IV "A native of Richmond, Virginia, Dr. May graduated from the University of Virginia and the Medical College of Virginia. He completed his residency at the University of South Florida in Tampa. He then completed a Fellowship in Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery at the University of South Florida. Dr. May is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He is a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons. Dr. May is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, the American Medical Association, the Virginia Society of Otolaryngology, the Medical Society of Virginia and the Richmond Academy of Medicine. Dr. May is married and has 3 sons, including a set of twins. In his spare time Dr. May enjoys fishing, playing the guitar and generally spending time outdoors."
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5  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngic Skull Base Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

92  Conditions Treated

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39  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University Of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of South Florida College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. May IV has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. May IV's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. May IV to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. May IV's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. May is a nice fellow but in my visits with him, he offers very little innovative thinking. In addition, they are extremely slow to respond to follow up questions, don't really seem to pay attention to the patient portal, etc. Overall, not a good customer service experience.
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I am still waiting to hear from the good doctor, having had some tests a week ago. He has had the results for three days, and it's Friday afternoon. Maybe Monday. His office is positively one of the worst businesses that I have encountered from a communications perspective. I won't get into...more
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Very poor communication from Doctor and staff......Will not return to visit this practice.
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Dr. May took the time to answer all my questions from his view as a surgeon. He then directed me to discuss my questions with another doctor from his office that was not a surgeon for her views. He also recommended a simple non RX strategy that has improved my health drastically. I highly...more
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This man saved my life......stage 4 sinus cancer! Now I'm 3 yrs cancer free!
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