Dr. James Robinson, MD

Dr. James Robinson, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. James Robinson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1978 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

4245 Roosevelt Way NE Fl 2

Seattle, WA 98105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Robinson'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

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain
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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.

Education

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Wadsworth Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Robinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Robinson's Reviews

2.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robinson to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Robinson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

You will get out of Dr.Robinson what you put into the encounter. Just like any new relationship you put effort into. He is very attentive and takes notes. Remember, he is a pain specialist so the first visit is mostly going to be about fact finding, not emotional stories. He is super eager,...more
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he does not listen or validate your pain. his consultations seem to comprise of referrals, not detailed health plans. he has never once looked at my xrays or seemed to understand my origin of pain. i have tried everything from acupuncture to physical therapy, to counseling, etc.. and he...more
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Dr Robinson is a poor listener. He perseverates on issues not related to the reason for this visit. I was incredibly disappointed with the way I was treated and my medical problem dismissed.
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