Dr. James Zelch, MD

Dr. James Zelch, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. James Zelch, MD is a family medicine specialist in Center Line, MI and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University of Michigan Medical School in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

25429 Van Dyke Ave

Center Line, MI 48015

Contact Information

(734) 513-2608

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Zelch's Experience

Dr. Zelch'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 sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

140  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Disease Counseling
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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.


  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zelch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zelch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zelch to family and friends
54 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

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Dr. Zelch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Shockingly horrible experience.
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Horrible doctor, stay clear of him. I went to him as a primary care doctor and switched after a few months. He literally doesn’t care about what your in there for and is just trying to get you out of the room. The pee/saliva testing makes you feel like a criminal. Everything about this doctor is...more
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I saw Dr. Zelch 2014-2015 and left because of insurance clange . The last 2 years saw an internal medicine doc. I am back with Dr. Zelch. I feel taken care of with him. I have multiple medical issues big and small. He makes sure everything my insurance offers at no extra fee is either done in his...more
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Extremely unreliable. This doctor refuses to pay for professional services rendered to his office. Unfortunately, I cannot comment on his medical acumen, but if he treats his patients anything like he treats his professional vendors, I would steer clear.
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Only avail. 2 days/wk & appt. lasts 1-3 hours!! Nurse checks vitals, Dr listens to heart & I pee in cup, So mostly that time is in the crowded waitroom. After being seen, I wait for drug test results b4 receiving my RX. At my 1st appt, a saliva sample was taken "to make sure Im not doing anything...more
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