Dr. James Pitt, DO

Dr. James Pitt, DO

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Pitt, DO is a general surgery doctor who practices in Columbia, MO. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.

3220 Bluff Creek Dr Ste 100

Columbia, MO 65201

Contact Information

(573) 443-8773

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 91% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 77% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
1

Conditions Treated

  • Obesity
10

Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Pitt does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Pitt and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Pitt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pitt to family and friends
4.2
based on 5 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Pitt's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Columbia, MO |
He is very good at sitting down with you and answering any questions or concerns you may have! I have never felt rushed or ignored when I saw Dr. Pitt.
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Moberly, MO |
The receptionist/staff is less than friendly at the location. We were referred by our primary care physician to Dr. Pitt. Unfortunately, I was not the only person that had a bad experience. Our primary care physician even requested for permission to send us to a different surgeon. When picking a...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pitt accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Pitt has admitting privileges

Boone Hospital Center
1600 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
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