Dr. James McAllister III, MD

Dr. James McAllister III, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 82
Dr. James McAllister III, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill in 1960 and specializes in psychiatry.Read his story

3610 Bush St

Raleigh, NC 27609

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Magellan Health Services
  • MedCost
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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ADHD and-or ADD
more than 89% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
more than 77% of peers
Bipolar Disorder
more than 74% of peers

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Dr. McAllister III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McAllister III "J. Gray McAllister III, MD, joined Carolina Partners in 2001. He earned his BS and MD degrees from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He finished his psychiatric residency as a fellow in child psychiatry at Harvard's Children's Hospital and Judge Baker Guidance Center. He was a Captain/psychiatrist in the U.S. Army, serving at the Valley Forge General Hospital. Since completing his residency, Dr. McAllister has continuously been in the private practice of psychiatry as well as working in state hospitals, mental health clinics and private psychiatric hospitals. In addition, he started the inpatient psychiatric units at two hospitals in North Carolina. He is a member of the American Psychiatric Association, the North Carolina Psychiatric Association and the Raleigh Academy of Medicine. Located in our Raleigh, NC office, Dr. McAllister treats all ages and specializes in medication management for affective disorders, psychotic disorders, anxiety disorders and attention deficit disorders."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McAllister III "At Carolina Partners in Mental HealthCare we have a diverse, talented and experienced group of psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, LCSWs and clinicians educated in a multitude of areas, including mental health, nutrition, naturopathic health and general wellness. This gives us the ability to find just the right solution for you.


  • 28 convenient North Carolina locations:
    • Asheville, Cary, Chapel Hill, Concord, Durham, Hendersonville, Pittsboro, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Wilson
  • Over 100 mental health care professionals
  • Attentive and supportive office staff, offering you personalized care
  • Fast appointments (8:30am-5:00pm, M-F)
  • Evening and weekend appointments
  • Most health insurance plans are accepted and claims are filed on your behalf

Video appointments are now available for new and current patients who are in need of care urgently. Access our doctors and counselors online from your computer, smartphone or tablet — from home, work, even while traveling."


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1  Specialties

  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. McAllister III does not have any board certifications listed.

18  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1956
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Duval Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Eastern State Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McAllister III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McAllister III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McAllister III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McAllister III to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. McAllister III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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