Dr. James Weiss, MD

Dr. James Weiss, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. James Weiss, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School in 1986 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and interventional spine medicine.

2621 S Shepherd Dr Ste 220

Houston, TX 77098

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Weiss performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 60% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
normal
more than 54% of peers

Dr. Weiss's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Weiss "Dr. Weiss has extensive experience diagnosing and treating spinal and musculoskeletal disorders and working with patients to determine the best possible options for care. His non-surgical approach includes physical therapy, nutritional management, epidural steroid injections, and facet injections and stem cell injections. He also performs advanced diagnostics such as lumbar discograms and EMGs. He has a special interest in a holistic approach to the treatment and management."

2  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Interventional Spine Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

28  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • George Wash U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Rusk Inst NY University Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weiss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weiss' Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weiss to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Weiss' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Weiss was friendly and at the same time very professional. He explained what type of test he would be doing on me and if I had any questions, which he answered and made me feel very relaxed. I would recommend Dr. Weiss to friends and family.
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Been seeing Dr Weiss for many years, and he is an excellent Doctor. Anytime I go see him, I never feel rushed, he listens to my needs and makes appropriate recommendations for what's best for my health. Very helpful.
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