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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Top Care Areas

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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

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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

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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
  • Scripps Clinic/Scripps Green Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • St Thomas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. McCallum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. McCallum

3.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(12)
4 Stars
5%
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2 Stars
10%
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1 Star
25%
(5)

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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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