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Dr. James Torrance, MD

Dr. James Torrance, MD

Family Medicine ·  Male · Age 57


Dr. James Torrance, MD is a family medicine specialist in Jamestown, ND and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in family medicine and obstetrics.

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(701) 205-0794

Dr. Torrance accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Dr. Torrance's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • C-Section
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HIV Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Nausea
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.


  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics

Board Certifications


University Of Oklahoma Affiliated Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of North Dakota / Main Campus
Medical School


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Dr. Torrance became our family doctor within the last year and we couldn’t be happier with our decision. He was very attentive during our entire pregnancy and always responded to any question the same day. He really takes the time to listen to his patients which is why my husband and I had an...Read More
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I saw Dr. Torrance for prenatal care, and he delivered my two sons. He provided excellent care, listened to and addressed concerns, and was always quick to respond to messages or phone calls.
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Dr. Torrance was my pediatrician as a child, for 12 years he saw me through a lot. I'd take my kids to him any day and I'd recommend him for a parent who wants a thoughtful, experienced, and smart doctor.
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Ive been seeing Dr. Torrance for over 5 years. For the past 5 months I've been seeing him once a week due to a rare chronic illness. He goes above and beyond any other doctor I have been to (and I have been to alot). He takes his time during each appointment and he actually listens to what you have...Read More
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