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Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum), Surgical Specialist
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(19)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Fleshman is Excellent. Dr. Fleshman has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.7
  • Currently 2.7 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.8888888888889 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Fleshman, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 29 areas:
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Anal Cancer (Anus Neoplasms)
  • Anal Ulcer (Fissure in Ano)
  • Carcinoma
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer (Sigmoid Neoplasms)
  • Colonic Diseases
  • Colonic Diverticulitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colostomy
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Fleshman graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis. He has 11 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Anal Cancer (Anus Neoplasms)
Colectomy
Colon Cancer (Colonic Neoplasm)
Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Fecal Incontinence
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Laparoscopy
Rectal Cancer (Rectal Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Fleshman has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital 
  • Baylor University Medical Center 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Walter Fleshman MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. James W. Fleshman practice?
Dr. James Fleshman has 4 office locations.
Dr. James Fleshman practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Dallas, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Saint Louis, MO and Rolla, MO.
See Dallas Colorectal Surgeons and Dallas Surgeons.