Dr. James Thiele, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 52

Dr. Thiele
Accepting new patients

Springfield Clinic

900 N 1st St Springfield, IL 62702

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(217) 528-7541

Dr. James Thiele, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Springfield, IL and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with medical facilities HSHS St. John's Hospital and Memorial Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Thiele to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Thiele's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colorectal Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiele treats Colorectal Cancer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Thiele treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
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Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiele performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Thiele performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, or Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy
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Anal or Rectal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiele treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Thiele treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Thiele's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Megacolon
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Thiele's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Thiele

4.3

Based on 6 ratings

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Dr. Thiele..basically saved my son. so glad we found him. My son had multiple surgery's for the same problem w/over 1 year of infection. Dr. Thile along w/a plastic physician parter. In one complicate procedure was able to give my 23 year old son his quality of life back. Dr. Thiele will always be a hero to me!!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Thiele, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Springfield, IL and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2002
Barnes - Jewish Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Memorial Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1996
Memorial Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

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What are Dr. James Thiele, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Thiele frequently treats Colorectal Cancer, Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage), and Anal or Rectal Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Thiele treats.

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Dr. Thiele's office is located at 900 N 1st St, Springfield, IL 62702. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Springfield Clinic

Springfield Clinic First900 N 1st St Springfield, IL 62702
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Thiele is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

HSHS St. John's Hospital

Springfield, IL

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Memorial Medical Center

Springfield, IL

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

7 Awards Received