Dr. James McCallum, MD

Dr. James McCallum, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. James McCallum, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University College Dublin, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine and Medical Science in 1990 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

9898 Genesee Ave

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 554-7876

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abnormal Thyroid
very high
more than 92% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. McCallum'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

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 College Dublin, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine and Medical Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Summa Health Systems Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Thomas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McCallum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McCallum's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCallum to family and friends
19 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. McCallum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. McCallum is THE Physician to see if you are Diabetic. I avoided seeing my various Physicians because my A1C was constantly high due to my use of Prednisone that caused my blood sugar to spike. Dr McCallum is the first and only Physician that addressed me as an intelligent adult and made me feel...more
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A blind Dr. is not worth a dime. A Dr. who lies to his patients won't see them a second time. Scripps has seriously fallen short in hiring this fool to be in charge of a hamster. Have you got the picture yet? Move on.
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