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Dr. James Tinsley, MD

Family Medicine ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Tinsley

Dr. James Tinsley, MD is a family medicine specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Med School Of The Med College Of Hampton Roads Norfolk Va in 2000 and specializes in family medicine.


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(757) 877-0214

Dr. Tinsley accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Tinsley's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malnutrition
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Tinsley, MD is a family medicine specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Med School Of The Med College Of Hampton Roads Norfolk Va in 2000 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Med College Of Virginia
Residency Hospital
2001
Med College Of Virginia
Internship Hospital
2000
Eastern Virginia Med School Of The Med College Of Hampton Roads Norfolk Va
Medical School
1988
Duke University
Internship Hospital
2003
2001
2000
1988

Languages

  • Chinese
  • English

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Dr. Tinsley's Reviews

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3.0

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1 Star
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Since Dr. Tinsley has become my Primary Care Doctor at the Hampton VA I have developed a new level of comfort that I am now receiving the proper and excellent care for my diabetic and heart conditions and he has been very helpful in assisting me in dealing with pain in my back from spinal injury...Read More
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Dr. Tinsley is currently my physician at the VA medical center in Hampton. He seems intrested in my health, spends time listening and answers all my concerns. Finally not being rushed and not spending all day waiting for health care is a positive for me and the VA.
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Dr. James Tinsley has been my doctor for a year now at the Hampton VA Medical Center. He has taken the time to get to know me and my medical history and has significantly improved my medical treatment. Dr. Tinsley is very prompt in answering any communication and always willing to listen to what...Read More
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Dr. James Tinsley has proven to be one of the best physicians I have ever had the privilege to be treated by. As a Pancreatic cancer patient, my wife & I have found Dr. Tinsley, (as my Primary Care Physician at the V.A. Medical Center, Hampton), to be one of the most compassionate & understanding...Read More
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In my opinion he is the most non-professional doctor I have ever known. He Refused to do a FMLA for my job even though I was a severe diabetic and severe sleep apnea because I would not do the diabetic diet. I went to another doctor who knew nothing about me for the very first time and based upon...Read More
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