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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Ferguson, Family Practitioner is Excellent. Dr. Ferguson has been reviewed by 50 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Ferguson, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Tropical Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Ferguson graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013, 2015)


Dr. Ferguson has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital System - Franklin Hospital Med Ctr 
  • Good Samaritan Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Armenian
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. James William Ferguson MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 31 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. James W. Ferguson practice?
Dr. James Ferguson has 1 office location.
Dr. James Ferguson practices Family Medicine near East Islip, NY.
See East Islip Family Physicians.