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 42 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

Contact Information

(404) 256-1727

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Wheeler's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wheeler "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."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

16  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Blood Test
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • X-Ray

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wheeler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wheeler

4.8

Based on 526 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
2.8517110266159698%
(15)
3 Stars
0.38022813688212925%
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2 Stars
0.19011406844106463%
(1)
1 Star
3.041825095057034%
(16)

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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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