Dr. James Wheeler, MD

Dr. James Wheeler, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(31)
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Dr. James Wheeler, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1981 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and reproductive endocrinology.

4100 Milam St

Houston, TX 77006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Perimenopause
high
more than 91% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
high
more than 88% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
normal
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology
1

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
9

Conditions Treated

5

Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Baylor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Yale
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wheeler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wheeler to family and friends
3.6
based on 31 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Wheeler's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Katy, TX
Felt like he recommends the same thing to everyone and mainly prescribes & promotes meds in his own interest.
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in Houston, TX
Dr.Wheeler has been my Gyn for over 15 years. I trust his medical opinion in all health matters. I have always found him kind, concerned and with my best interests at heart. He cares about me as a whole person. I always feel that I have received the 'best' when I have my appointments with him.
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in Houston, TX
Stay away from this doctor. He is incredibly inappropriate and WILL put you on 200 mg of spironolactone as he did to me, my mother, my sister and anyone I recommended to him. He bullied me into staying on my medication when he KNEW I didn't have a thyroid problem. He told me I had insulin...more
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in Bellaire, TX
When I confronted Dr. Wheeler about a blatant oversight regarding my care, rather than accepting responsibility, he insulted and belittled me for several minutes and referred me to another doctor. After polling cohorts who I knew saw him as well, I found that almost all had stopped seeing him...more
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