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Joseph A James, MD, FACP

Internal Medicine

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Primary Health Group - Johnston-Willis

1471 Johnston Willis Drive
Richmond, VA 23235

About Joseph A James

Joseph James, MD, received his bachelor's degree from City College in New York in 1984. He continued his education at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York and received his medical degree in 1988.

His residency in internal medicine and fellowship in geriatric medicine were both completed at the University of Connecticut Health Center.

Dr. James is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has a certificate of added qualification in geriatrics. He serves part-time on the clinical faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University's Medical College of Virginia as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Dr. James has been a physician with Primary Health Group since 1997. He serves on the board of directors for Elk Hill. He lives in Midlothian with his wife and has two children.

Dr. James is accepting new patients.

Education

Medical School
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY

Residency
Internal Medicine - University of Connecticut Health Center

Fellowship
Geriatrics - University of Connecticut Health Center

Certifications & Memberships

American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine & Geriatrics

Gender

Male

Languages Spoken

English

Procedures & Conditions

Abscess incision and drainage
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
Congestive heart failure
Depression
Diabetes
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Gout
Heart disease High cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Immunizations
Joint drainage
Joint injections
Mole removal
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoporosis
Pap smear
Pelvic exams
Physical exams
Pneumonia
Pulmonary hypertension
Skin biopsy
Sleep apnea
Steroid Injection
Urinalysis
Vaccination
Wellness exams

Specialty

Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty

Geriatrics

Office Locations

Primary Health Group - Johnston-Willis
1471 Johnston Willis Drive
Richmond, VA 23235
Phone: (804) 320-1333
Fax: (804) 320-5606

Office Hours

Mon - Thurs: 7:30am - 5:00pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:30pm

Accepted Insurance

AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Ameriben
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Deseret Mutual (DMBA)
EBMS
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Federal Employee Program (FEP)
Freedom Health
Freedom Network
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Tricare
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Inter Valley Health Plan
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
Magellan Health Services
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Marsh Affinity Group Services
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medico
Meritain Health
MetLife
Midwest Life
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
Mutual of Omaha
Nationwide
New York Life
North America Administrators (NAA)
One Health
Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan
Optima Health
PacifiCare Health Systems
PacificSource
Paramount
PEHP
PHCS
Physicians Mutual
Principal Life
Providence Health Plans
Sedgwick Claims Management Services
SelectHealth
State Farm
Staywell (Wellcare)
Teamsters or other Unions
Tricare
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Veteran Administration Plan
WellCare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC