Dr. Tamara James, MD

Dr. Tamara James, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 56
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Tamara James, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

160 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 400

Lexington, KY 40509

Contact Information

(859) 258-5220

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Yeast Infections
very high
more than 98% of peers
Perimenopause
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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

  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Louisville
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Louisville Humana Hospital University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. James has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. James' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. James to family and friends
4.2
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. James' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (3)

I love her so much, she is straightforward, knowledgeable and very compassionate. She's been my doctor for 12 years, and delivered all my children.. 3 soon to be 4!! She is the best
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Dr. James delivered our daughter in 2015. She made the delivery of our daughter a wonderful experience. I highly recommend her for any ob-gyn issues and routine care. She is very knowledgeable and straight forward.
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My husband says I hit the jackpot and won the lottery when Dr. James and Dr. Monnig became the physicians for my surgery. I agree with him. I couldn't be more pleased with either of them. Not happy about the wait time to see Dr. James. Each time I have had an appointment to see her the wait was an...more
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