Dr. James Xu, MD

Dr. James Xu, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. James Xu, MD is a hematology specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota in 2006 and specializes in hematology and oncology.Read his story

6000 Executive Blvd Ste 501

Rockville, MD 20852

Contact Information

(240) 618-0275

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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more than 60% of peers
Blood Disorders
more than 35% of peers
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
more than 26% of peers

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Dr. Xu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Xu "Dr. James Xu specializes in hematology and medical oncology and is board certified in both. He received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota. He completed his internal medicine residency at Yale University in New Haven, CT, and his fellowship at Columbia University in New York City. Dr. Xu received the prestigious American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Conquer Cancer Foundation Young Investigator Award in 2011 and an ASCO Merit Award in 2012. He has published in peer-reviewed journals on the subjects of lung, breast and pancreatic cancers. Medical Education: University of Minnesota Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital of Yale University, New Haven, CT Fellowship: New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York City, NY Board Certifications: Internal medicine, hematology, medical oncology Specializations: Hematology, medical oncology Research Interests: Genitourinary cancer, lung, breast, and pancreatic cancers Languages Spoken: English, Chinese "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Xu "As a fervent advocate for personalized medicine, Dr. Xu will take time to understand each patient's unique diagnosis and needs to formulate a treatment plan tailored specially for each patient of ours.  Our goal is to work together to develop a personalized treatment plan so that each and every patient will benefit the most."

2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

61  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Minnesota
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Xu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Xu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Xu to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Xu's 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 (5)

Saw Dr. Xu at Suburban. He was great. Thorough and spent time with me.
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Doctor Xu is amazing. He is very knowledgeable, passionate, and caring for his patients and their care. It took me over 5 yeard to find a doctor here in the DMV who I trust, and actually like. I am usually traveling to NYC, to see my doctors who I had before moving here. Dr. Xu is understanding,...more
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I'm very comfortable with Dr. Xu's knowledge (especially his clinical expertise) and experience. In particular, I like his approach to patient consultation and communications.
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Dr. Xu recently treated my mother. He is a brilliant oncologist with a very positive attitude and a lovely, and appropriate sense of humor. He cheered my mother up without ever sugar coating anything. The family had complete confidence in his diagnosis and treatment regiment. A wonderful Doctor...more
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Dr. XU thinks about Pt's situation first, he has incredible knowledge and humble. He diagnosis the rare disease (1.2: 1,000,000) which is other doctors in this hospital never heard it! He treats the patients with the same passion, no matter you are rich or poor, what color and age . He is an ideal...more
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