Dr. James Smythe, MD

Dr. James Smythe, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. James Smythe, MD is an oncology specialist in Wakefield, RI and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1977 and specializes in oncology.

85 Kenyon Ave

Wakefield, RI 02879

Contact Information

(401) 783-6670

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Blood Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

103  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smythe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smythe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smythe to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Smythe'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
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