Dr. James Vest, MD

Dr. James Vest, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. James Vest, MD is a family medicine specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Michigan State University in 1984 and specializes in family medicine.

4022 Postal Way

Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Contact Information

(843) 236-9925

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Dr. Vest's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergies
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Loss
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Geriatric Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Immune Deficiency
  • Infectious Diseases

About Me

Care Philosophy

Each person is different and Dr. Vest's customized approach, allows you to create achievable goals that are based on your lifestyle and physicality. For more information visit JamesVestMD.com.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

First Colonial
Residency Hospital
First Colonial Family Practice
Residency Hospital
1984
Michigan State University
Medical School
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
1984

Awards

Dr. Vest's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vest

4.0

Based on 21 reviews

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Absolute worst experience with a Dr I’ve ever had. Poor bedside manner, Instead of helping me with my issues he told me to just follow up with my other drs. He prescribed me a bunch of strong medicines and sent me on my way. I was not looking for all the new, strong, very addictive medicine. I was...Read More
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There are 2 kinds of doctors, those who care and those who don't. Dr. Vest has always been there to help me with my illnesses. He always tries to find out what's wrong and he truly tries to help you. He has always done his best, more than other doctors I have been to. I can always depend...Read More
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courteous, professional and thorough
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Does not treat his patients as if they are people. If you have questions he tries to rush through your appointment and his #1 concern is not your health but collecting a payment. I wouldn't refer my worst enemy to him.
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I met Dr Vest back in 2002 when he was taking care of my mother in an area long-term care facility. I liked his approach, he was easy to talk with and he cared about his patient and their family equally. I lost track of him after Mom died, but when the GP I was going to retired and Dr Vest picked...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MedCost
MedCost PPO
MedHealthInsurance
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
National Elevator
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
POMCO Group
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare