Dr. James S. Nagel, MD

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Dr. James S. Nagel, MD

Preventive Medicine | Male

Quality of Life Medicine 70 Declaration Dr Ste 101, Chico, CA 95973 Get Directions
(530) 566-9700

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  • Helpfulness
  • Staff
  • Scheduling
Experience with Dr. Nagel
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
Dr. Nagel's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (14)
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Charged me $75 for a consult, no empathy, doesn't listen, you're grasping at straws if you see this man. He will happily help you if you have the dough, though! If you're looking for compassion, look elsewhere.
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  • Preventive Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Female Sexual Function
  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acne
  • Acquired Hypothyroidism
  • Acute (or Transient) Urinary Incontinence
  • Acute Abdominal Syndrome
  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Acute Behavioral Diseases
  • Acute Gastritis
  • Acute Gout
  • Acute Insomnia
  • Acute Meningitis
  • Acute Pain
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Stress Disorder (ASD)
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Addington Disease
  • Addison-Gull Syndrome
  • Addison's Disease
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Depression
  • Adrenal Cortex Diseases
  • Adrenal Crisis
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Gland Hyperfunction
  • Adrenal Gland Hypofunction
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Adult Acne
  • Adult Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Adult Panic Anxiety Syndrome
  • Adverse Drug Reactions
  • Age-Related Cognitive Decline
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Agitated Depression
  • AIDS
  • Airborne Allergies
  • Allergic Asthma
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Food
  • Allergic Reactions to Medications
  • Allergic Tension Fatigue Syndrome
  • Allergies
  • Alveolar Bone Loss
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Early-Onset
  • Amenorrhea
  • Amotivational Syndrome
  • Anal Itch
  • Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome, Partial
  • Androgen Resistance Syndrome
  • Androgenetic Alopecia
  • Andropause
  • Anemia
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Apathy
  • Aplastic Anemia
  • Arginase Deficiency
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Asthma in Children
  • Asthma-Related Cough
  • Atrophy
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Problems
  • Atypical Depression
  • Autism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Diseases of the Nervous System
  • Autonomic Dysfunction on the Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Body Disproportion
  • Bone Loss
  • Bradycardia
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Celiac Disease
  • Chronic Depression
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficult-to-Control Hypertension
  • Digestive Disorders
  • Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Edema
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Endometriosis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Exercise-Induced Asthma
  • Fear of Men
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Food Allergy
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypohydration
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothermia
  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  • Incontinence
  • Indigestion, Non-Ulcer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Insomnia
  • Insulin Resistance Syndrome
  • Intestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome With Alternating Bowel Habit
  • Late Onset Asthma
  • Lyme Disease
  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Male Infertility
  • Memory Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mood Disorders
  • Osteoporosis
  • Panic Attack
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Pernicious Anemia
  • Poor Circulation
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Psoriasis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Allergy
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stress Incontinence
  • Syncope
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Visual Hallucinations
  • Weight Loss

Procedures Performed

  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Detoxification
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diet Counseling
  • Executive Physical Examination
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • House Call
  • Insurance Physical Examination
  • IV Rehydration
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Fusion
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sex Therapy
  • Stress Management
  • Stress Test
  • Stroke Prevention
  • Telemedicine
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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  • 0

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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  • Medical School
    Loma Linda University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Internship Hospital
    Kettering Med Ctr

    Completed in 1990

  • Residency Hospital
    Kettering Med Ctr

    Completed in 1992

  • Undergraduate School
    Pacific Union College

    Graduated in 1980

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nagel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Preventive Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.


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Dr. Nagel's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Nagel

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

Dr. Nagel's Care Philosophy

Getting to the root cause of the problem.