Dr. Patricia James, MD

Dr. Patricia James, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 68
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Patricia James, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Palm Desert, CA and has been practicing for 42 years. She graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1976 and specializes in internal medicine.

36921 Cook St Ste 102

Palm Desert, CA 92211

Contact Information

(760) 836-9066

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Dr. James' Experience

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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 Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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27

Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Univ Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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
3.0
based on 29 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. James' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I would recommend Dr. James. Yes, if you plan to see her be prepared to probably wait an hour past your exam time because she spends much more time with patients then allotted but I know if I have to wait she will be spending an hour with me as well and she is very thorough so it is one...more
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Horrible, had an 11 am appointment. They asked us to arrive 15-30 minutes early knowing they were running over an hour late.After an hour we left to find a doctor that cares about you. On top of that they have a policy to charge you if you are late for an appointment. One star only because i cant...more
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Dr. James office staff is difficult to reach. They do not return calls in a reasonable manner. Dr. James is pleasant and interested in what you have to report but the follow up is not good nor the return calls are not usually made by Dr. James. Either a PA or NP calls and does not have a clear...more
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