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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. McCallum's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCallum treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 80% of his peers

Dr. McCallum treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCallum treats Thyroid Disease more than 72% of his peers

Dr. McCallum treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. McCallum treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 63% of his peers

Dr. McCallum treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Dr. McCallum's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Klinefelter Syndrome
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Turner Syndrome
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

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

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Dr. McCallum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McCallum

3.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
5%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
10%
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1 Star
25%
(5)

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Dr. McCallum's Performance
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Dr. McCallum is the best. There is no diabetes shaming here like I’ve gotten at other offices. He is compassionate, and recognizes the value and needs of the individual. I’ve been a patient for many years, and he has always been supportive and nonjudgmental.
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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...Read 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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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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