Dr. Lauren James, MD

Dr. Lauren James, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 35
Dr. Lauren James, MD is a family medicine specialist in Portsmouth, VA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Morehouse School Of Medicine in 2010 and specializes in family medicine.Read her story

3520 High St Ste 100

Portsmouth, VA 23707

Contact Information

(757) 738-1900

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • C and O Employee's Hospital Association
  • Chesapeake Life Insurance Co
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
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Dr. James' Experience

Dr. James' 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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. James' bio

This content was provided by Dr. James "Lauren James, MD, is a licensed general medicine physician. She completed her undergraduate studies at Spelman College in Atlanta, GA and earned her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. Dr. James completed an internship and residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Portsmouth, VA. Dr. James is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Association."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. James does not have any board certifications listed.

123  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Spielman College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Morehouse School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Eastern Virginia Graduate Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. James has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. James has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. James' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. James to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. James' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. James takes her time to really explain any issues and concerns you may have. She is highly competent and very thorough.
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First appt I made was online for a physical exam since I had developed some symptoms of concern. She said "no physical" and told me to pick 3 things to discuss. I was scared because my heart was doing strange things, and I had become exhausted since my heart got crazy but I chose my swallowing...more
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Dr. James is great. I have been going to her for 4 or 5 years. She always addresses my concerns. She's very sweet and knowledgeable. She makes sure I understand everything about any treatment I have to get. She listens as her staff is awesome... I have recommended all my friends and family members
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Dr James and her staff are considerate, knowledgeable and thorough. Never had any issues that Dr James could not address. Great doctor!
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