Dr. James Underwood, MD

Dr. James Underwood, MD

Save
Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
50 y/o
(24)

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Underwood, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Flowood, MS and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Gastrointestinal Associates, P.A.

2510 Lakeland Dr

Flowood, MS 39232
Get Directions

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Mississippi Health Partners
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Underwood's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Underwood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Underwood treats Dysphagia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Underwood treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Underwood treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Underwood treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Underwood treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Underwood treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Underwood's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lactose Intolerance
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Sigmoidoscopy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Underwood, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Flowood, MS and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2001
  • 1998
    University Of Mississippi
    Residency Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    University Of Mississippi
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1990
    University Of Mississippi
    Undergraduate School
    1990

Awards

Dr. Underwood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Underwood

3.5

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
37.5%
(9)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Underwood?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Underwood's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. James Underwood, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
Dr. Underwood is very professional and kind. He took the time to listen to my problems and made me feel better. I recommend Dr. Underwood.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Underwood, MD?
Reply
He is a great doctor. My whole family see's him. I would recommend him to anybody.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Underwood, MD?
Reply
He is so caring about my problems! I got my results within 2 days! His staff is awesome.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Underwood, MD?
Reply
I would not recommend Dr. Underwood. He is rude and inconsiderate. Does not conceptualize but jumps to conclusions without proper evidence to validate his opinions. Does not listen to patients. I especially do not recommend him to people on the Autism spectrum, as he has very poor communication...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. James Underwood, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Underwood?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
First Choice Health
Humana
Tricare
Medicaid
Mississippi Health Partners
MultiPlan
Integrated Health Plan (IHP) PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Underwood treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Gastroenterologists

More Gastroenterologists like Dr. Underwood at Gastrointestinal Associates, P.A.

Show All Gastroenterologists