Dr. James Wheeler, MD

Dr. James Wheeler, MD

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Dr. James Wheeler, MD is a family medicine specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University of Alabama At Birmingham in 1971 and specializes in family medicine and sports medicine.

993 Johnson Ferry Rd Bldg 210

Atlanta, GA 30342

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wheeler's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Allergies
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Biopsy
Blood Test
Depressive Disorders
Diabetes
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Heart Disease
High Cholesterol
Hypertension
Immunization
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Joint Injection
Menopause
Mole Removal
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoporosis
Pap Smear
Pelvic Exams
Physical Examination
Pneumonia
Skin Biopsy
Ultrasound
Urinalysis
Vaccination
Wart Removal
X-Ray

About Me

Care Philosophy

We specialize in early disease detection and prevention. We have state of the art facilities and the trained staff necessary to provide for your comprehensive health care needs in a warm and friendly environment. We have been caring for thousands of Atlanta families for over 25 years and look forward to having the opportunity to participate in your health care.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Los Angeles Co Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1976
Harvard Mass Genl
Residency Hospital
1976
University Of California Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
1972
University of Southern California School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1971
University of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1967
University of Alabama
Undergraduate School
1976
1976
1972
1971
1967

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wheeler

4.8

Based on 527 reviews

5 Stars
93.35863377609108%
(492)
4 Stars
2.846299810246679%
(15)
3 Stars
0.3795066413662239%
(2)
2 Stars
0.18975332068311196%
(1)
1 Star
3.225806451612903%
(17)

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I think Dr. Wheeler is the best primary care physician I have ever had. While he is compassionate he also holds his patients accountable for their health. I would absolutely recommend him as a primary care physician.
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Dr Wheeler and Family Practice Center are simply the Best. They've been my primary care for over 20 years, and I can't thank Dr Wheeler and PA Greg Kibler enough for all their excellent care and attention. Everything from annual physicals, routine and emergency visits, or more serious care needs,...Read More
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Very helpful and knowledgeable.
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PA Kibler has been my go-to guy for over 20 years. Skilled, competent and extremely personable. Highly recommended.
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The very best. Intelligent solutions to all of my problems. I am chronically ill, so having Dr. Wheeler on my team makes my life easier. The office is beautiful and less clinical than all others. Nice jazz playing along with beautiful art makes the visit less stressful. Thank you Dr. Wheeler...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care of Georgia
Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO

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