Dr. James Palma, MD

Dr. James Palma, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. James Palma, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

57 W 57th St Ste 1107

New York, NY 10019

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 88% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Palma's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

75  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palma has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palma's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palma to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Palma's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Wonderful Doctor! I would not go any where else. After years of seeing different GI's, I was recommended Dr. Palma from a friend. Dr. Palma took the time to look through my previous reports and decided to run additional exams. I was told over and over it was nothing but he believed me. Soon after...more
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