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Internist, Rheumatologist
37 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Jakes is Average. Dr. Jakes has been reviewed by 35 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 2.9
Accurate Diagnosis 2.5
Bedside Manner 1.8
Spends Time with Me 2.0
Follows Up After Visit 2.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Jakes, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Jakes graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia.


Dr. Jakes has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Prattville Baptist Hospital 
  • Baptist Medical Center South 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Thurman Jakes MD is a male Internist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. James T. Jakes practice?
Dr. James Jakes has 1 office location.
Dr. James Jakes practices Internal Medicine and Rheumatology near Montgomery, AL.
See Montgomery Internists and Montgomery Rheumatologists.