License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lacava is Good. Dr. Lacava has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Lacava graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse. He has 2 awards.

Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)


Dr. Lacava has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Little Falls Hospital 
  • Bassett Healthcare O'Connor 


  • German
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Korean
  • French
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. James E Lacava MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. James E. Lacava practice?
Dr. James Lacava has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Lacava practices Internal Medicine near Cooperstown, NY.
See Cooperstown Internists.