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Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
39 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lapis is Excellent. Dr. Lapis has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Lapis, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Lapis graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Lapis has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Indian Path Medical Center 
  • Holston Valley Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Lawrence Lapis MD is a male Internist, has 39 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. James L. Lapis practice?
Dr. James Lapis has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Lapis practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Bristol, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Abingdon, VA.
See Bristol Internists and Bristol Gastroenterologists.