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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lakin, Allergist & Immunologist, Internist is Good. Dr. Lakin has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

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

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Lakin, FAAAAI, MD, PHD is board certified in Allergy & Immunology and Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
  • Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Hives (Urticaria)
  • Latex Allergy (Latex Hypersensitivity)
  • Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
  • Vaccination

Education & Awards

Dr. Lakin graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Lakin has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview 
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. James Dennis Lakin FAAAAI, MD, and PHD is a male Allergist & Immunologist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Allergy & Immunology and Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. James D. Lakin practice?
Dr. James Lakin has 1 office location.
Dr. James Lakin practices Allergy & Immunology and Internal Medicine near Burnsville, MN.
See Burnsville Allergists and Burnsville Internists.