Dr. James Soong, MD

Dr. James Soong, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Soong, MD is a neurology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in neurology.


909 Hyde St Ste 234

San Francisco, CA 94109
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
more than 68% of peers
more than 63% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 55% of peers

Dr. Soong'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Soong "Dr. Soong is prepared to diagnose and treat all types of neurological disorders resulting from abnormalities in the brain, spinal cord and other nerves throughout the body. Dr. Soong is trained to perform a variety of tests and scans to arrive at the correct diagnosis, which is vital to creating an effective treatment plan: caring, compassionate, and patient centered care."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

40  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of California Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Soong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Soong does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Soong and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Saint Francis Memorial Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke

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Dr. Soong's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Soong'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)

Very cold, uncaring doctor. Does not care about the patient and you are usually rushed out of the office. If you can, try to find a different doctor.
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Dr. Soong is insensitive, Cold and unprofetional doctor. I have never been treated so poorly or felt this way by any other doctor in my life!!!! Horrible, horrible Doctor!!!
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