Dr. James Upshaw, MD

Dr. James Upshaw, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. James Upshaw, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Macon, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in internal medicine.

330 Hospital Dr Ste 200

Macon, GA 31217

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Upshaw's Experience

Dr. Upshaw's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

185  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Preventive Care
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Upshaw has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Upshaw's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Upshaw to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Upshaw's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I love Dr. Upshaws practice. I see him annually for my physical. His practice is organizes efficient and comprehensive. You check in, then work your way through his building giving blood, peeing in a cup, getting a chest x Ray, getting an ECG, then back to his waiting room for a short wait. His...more
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Yearly physical and staff was friendly and informative. Nurses explained tests and procedures before beginning and worked quickly to get me in and out of facility. Dr. Upshaw was very personable and easy to talk to. Answered all of my questions and went over all results at end of visit. ...more
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I felt Dr. Upshaw was very thorough and caring. A doctor that I felt really listened and discussed every aspect of my health care with knowledge. Outstanding doctor. Thank you
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Dr. Upshaw is a very knowledgeable and compassionate doctor. I've always felt he was very patient and thorough with me, and that my visits were never a waste of a Co-pay. He even stopped by my hospital room after a surprise surgery though he could have easily walked on by, and that really made an...more
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