Dr. Walter James, MD

Dr. Walter James, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Walter James, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Tulane Medical School in 1971 and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

275 Collier Rd NW Ste 300

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

(404) 605-2800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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 Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

3  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

6  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tulane Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Hospital, University of California, San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Pulmonary Division, School Of Medicine, University Of California, San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Mosby Scholarship Award,
Media & Publications

Dr. James has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. James' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. James to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. James' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dismissive and condescending are the first traits that come to mind with this doctor. He made no small talk & also gave no feedback about what he was discovering during the exam. Poor bedside manner & interrupted me during my symptom description. I mostly felt treated like an object rather than an...more
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