Dr. James Spira, PHD

Clinical PsychologyMaleAge 68

Dr. Spira
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

James Spira, PhD, MPH, ABPP

1188 Bishop St Honolulu, HI 96813

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(808) 225-2193

Dr. James Spira, PHD is a Clinical Psychologist in Honolulu, HI and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of California At Berkeley medical school in 1991. He is affiliated with Adventist Health Castle. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Spira to book an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

"My approach to therapy is to treat each individual within the context of their particular life and belief system. I approach therapy as education, teaching each client to recognize the patterns that are contributing to..."

- Dr. James Spira, PHD

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Spira's conditions and procedures:

  • Addiction
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Biofeedback
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Headache
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • Marriage Break-Up
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Panic Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sex Addiction
  • Sexual Disorders
  • Stress

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(808) 225-2193

Dr. Spira accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)
CompMED
Federal Plan 87
Health Plan Hawaii HMO
HMSA Akamai Advantage (PPO and PPO SNP)
Preferred Provider Plan PPO
QUEST Integration
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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About Me

Care Philosophy

My approach to therapy is to treat each individual within the context of their particular life and belief system. I approach therapy as education, teaching...Read more

Biography

 Dr. Spira has graduate degrees in psychology, public health, and education. He has served on the faculties of Duke University, the University of...Read more

Specialties

  • Clinical Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

Education

1996
Scripps Clin-Rsch
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Stanford University Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1991
Stanford Univ
Internship Hospital
1991
University of California At Berkeley
Medical School
1976
University of Wisconsin / Madison
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • French

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. James Spira, PHD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Spira has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. James Spira, PHD's top areas of care?

Dr. Spira frequently treats Addiction, ADHD and-or ADD, and Anxiety. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Spira treats.

Where is Dr. James Spira, PHD's office located?

Dr. Spira's office is located at 1188 Bishop St, Honolulu, HI 96813. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. James Spira, PHD speak?

Dr. Spira speaks French and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

James Spira, PhD, MPH, ABPP

Pacific Behavioral Health1188 Bishop St Honolulu, HI 96813
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Pacific Behavioral Health970 N Kalaheo Ave Kailua, HI 96734
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Spira is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Adventist Health Castle

Kailua, HI

83% Patient Experience Rating, 14% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)