Dr. Robert James IV, MD

Dr. Robert James IV, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Robert James IV, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery and vascular & interventional radiology.

220 Abraham Flexner Way Fl 12

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 899-3623

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. James IV performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cerebral Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 99% of peers
Broken Neck
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. James IV's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. James IV does not have any board certifications listed.

62  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
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28  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. James IV has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. James IV has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. James IV' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. James IV to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. James IV' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr.James is a wonderful doctor. He explains your health situation very clearly, so the patient and the family can understand the medical condition and the procedure. He is very polite and knowledgeable. DR.JAMES helped my condition. A confident neurosurgeon will have confident patients. I...more
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Dr. James performed surgery on me, and placed stents for a Fusiform Aneurysm. He made me feel comfortable from day one, and explained every step of the process along the way. He reviewed scans with me to show me exactly what he would be doing with the aneurysm in surgery. This doctor and his staff...more
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Dr. James without question, saved my wife's life after another hospital gave up on her. Without his knowledge of relatively unknown procedures, Mary would have passed over a year ago. She has made a compete recovery in a short time and remains healthy and happy.
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Dr James and U of L staff saved my life. December 2015 I collapsed at home. Unknown to me I had a brain anyeruism that was bleeding Dr James did coil surgery two days later. I truly believe had I went anywhere else I would have died. I am forever gratefull to all the staff and to Dr James.
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