Dr. James Poist, MD

Dr. James Poist, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. James Poist, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

701 University Blvd E Ste 502

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Contact Information

(205) 349-4131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
very high
more than 99% of peers
Perimenopause
very high
more than 99% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Poist'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

45  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

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

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Ms School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poist's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poist to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Poist'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I have been a patient since 2000. Dr. Poist delivered my two daughters. He is a fantastic doctor and his nurse, Becky, is wonderful also. He actually sits down and talks with you. He's very caring and always remembers to ask about my children. He remembers their ages and where they go to school...more
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I have used Partlow-Harbon group over 30 years. Dr. Poist has been my doctor for over 10 years. He always has a smile and warm greeting, talks to you during the exam, answers any questions, and makes you feel like your health & well being is his number one priority even at times when the office is...more
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Very understanding and patient. He listens to me and gives me his honest opinion. He is very prompt in responding to my questions. He is just a great gynecologist and im happy he is my doctor.
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