Dr. James Polk, MD

Dr. James Polk, MD

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Family Medicine  |  
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72 y/o
(9)

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Dr. James Polk, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Jackson, MS. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 46 years. Dr. Polk is affiliated with Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, St. Dominic Hospital and Merit Health River Oaks.

Richland Primary Care Clinic

120 Scarbrough St

Jackson, MS 39218
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Polk's Experience

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Dr. Polk's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Miss Bapt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Ms Baptist Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Polk is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Polk's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polk to family and friends
3.0
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Polk's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Richland, MS |
Great Dr. Couldn't ask for any better.
in Jackson,MS |
Takes time, aggressive, personable & Very knowledgeable.. Great Dr
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Polk accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Polk has admitting privileges

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
1225 N State St
Jackson, MS 39202
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Merit Health River Oaks
1030 River Oaks Dr
Flowood, MS 39232
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St. Dominic Hospital
969 Lakeland Dr
Jackson, MS 39216
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