Dr. James Polo, MD

Dr. James Polo, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. James Polo, MD is a dermatologist in New Bern, NC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences in 1990 and specializes in dermatology.

2115 Neuse Blvd

New Bern, NC 28560

Contact Information

(252) 633-4461

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Intertrigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ringworm
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Polo'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

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

42  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/1/2006)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr James Michael Polo; License # 189079

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

    The Physician has been disciplined in the State of North Carolina for administering a medication not approved for human use by the FDA to patients without informing them and by failing to use an adequate consent form.

    Action Taken:

    The Board has accepted the Physician's Surrender of the license to practice medicine in the State of New York.

    State: New York
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Polo has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Polo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polo's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polo to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Polo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Polo is a wonderful and gentle dermatologist. He is through with his exams and is mindful of your modesty.
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Dr Polo is an excellent doctor. In addition to his skill and expertise, he demonstrates sincere appreciation for his patients choosing him and leaves no doubt that you are a valued patient -- and person!
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He knowledgeable and friendly. His patient interaction skills are top notched.
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