Dr. James Simpson, MD

Dr. James Simpson, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. James Simpson, MD is a dermatologist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1968 and specializes in dermatology.

48 Folly Road Blvd

Charleston, SC 29407

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Actinic Keratosis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 92% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

43  Conditions Treated


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6  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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


  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Musc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Emory University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Musc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Musc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simpson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simpson to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Simpson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. S. has a jewelers' eye for detail, anticipates the worst possible options and works precisely to avoid them. Dr. Simpson always welcomes you as a partner through the course of treatment. His record keeping skill is exact. He refers you to other good doctors if needed. 30 years of complete...more
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I've been his patient for 30 years. He saved my life! He's dedicated, professional, and personable.
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