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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

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

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Hekman, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hekman graduated from University of Chicago. He has 2 awards.

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


Dr. Hekman has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Hillcrest Hospital 
  • Cleveland Clinic HS - Fairview Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Michael Hekman MD is a male Internist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. James M. Hekman practice?
Dr. James Hekman has 3 office locations.
Dr. James Hekman practices Internal Medicine near Beachwood, OH.
Additional practice locations include: Cleveland Heights, OH and Cleveland, OH.
See Beachwood Internists.