Dr. James McDowell, MD

Dr. James McDowell, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James McDowell, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Olympia, WA. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

525 Lilly Rd NE # 210

Olympia, WA 98506

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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

Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
normal
more than 81% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 3% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Virginia Mason Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McDowell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDowell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDowell to family and friends
2.6
based on 5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. McDowell's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. McDowell accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II

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Hospitals where Dr. McDowell has admitting privileges

Providence St. Peter Hospital
413 Lilly Rd NE
Olympia, WA 98506
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