Dr. James Parks, MD

Dr. James Parks, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. James Parks, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1985 and specializes in internal medicine and cardiology.

833 Saint Vincents Dr Ste 300

Birmingham, AL 35205

Contact Information

(205) 933-4640

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Parks' Experience

Dr. Parks' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

167  Conditions Treated


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16  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Dallas Co Hp Parkland Mem
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Al Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Parks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parks to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Parks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Went to appointment and was scheduled to see the physician but he didn't enter the room. Very disappointed by that. Physician stood outside of door with his back to us and discussed another physician.
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He has saved my life many times. He is wonderful.
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