Dr. James Stephenson, MD

Dr. James Stephenson, MD

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Stephenson, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Greenville, SC. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

890 W Faris Rd Ste 320

Greenville, SC 29605

Contact Information

(864) 455-1200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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Lung Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lung Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
24

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chest Wall Tumor
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Rib Fracture
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Thymomas
  • Vaginal Cancer
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Procedures

  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy (MIE)
  • Minimally Invasive Mediastinal Tumor Surgery With Robotic Assistance
  • Minimally Invasive Thymectomy
  • Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure
  • Pleural Effusion and PleurX® Catheter Placement
  • Pleurodesis
  • Port Removal
  • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thymectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • da Vinci® Lobectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Davidson College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Greenville Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Greenville Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Aberdeen/Aberdeen Royal I
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stephenson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stephenson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephenson to family and friends
3.6
based on 7 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Stephenson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Seneca, SC |
Under his care for nearly 8 years. Couldn't be more pleased with his compassionate, professional care! Fortunate to have found him when I did.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Stephenson accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Stephenson has admitting privileges

Greenville Memorial Hospital
701 Grove Rd
Greenville, SC 29605
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