Dr. James Northington, MD

Dr. James Northington, MD

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Dr. James Northington, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Florence, AL. He has been practicing for 46 years.

1945 Florence Blvd

Florence, AL 35630

Contact Information

(256) 767-6293

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Skin Lesion
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more than 73% of peers
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
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more than 68% of peers
Wound Repair
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more than 67% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
6

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
11

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Northington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Northington's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Northington to family and friends
3.6
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Northington's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Tuscumbia, Al |
Very professional and friendly and very helpful staff.
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Dr. Northington accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Shoals Hospital
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