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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Hakert, Gastroenterologist is Excellent. Dr. Hakert has been reviewed by 30 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

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

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Hakert, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Hakert graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 7 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013, 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Dallas, TX
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Best Doctors in Dallas D Magazine *
D Magazine Best Doctors in Dallas *


Dr. Hakert has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas 
  • Forest Park Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. James D Hakert MD is a male Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. James D. Hakert practice?
Dr. James Hakert has 1 office location.
Dr. James Hakert practices Gastroenterology near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Gastroenterologists.