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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
14 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lively is Excellent. Dr. Lively has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Lively, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Lively graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (2012 - 2015)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)


Dr. Lively has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • East Texas Medical Center-Tyler 
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Winnsboro 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Anthony Lively MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 14 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. James A. Lively practice?
Dr. James Lively has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Lively practices Family Medicine near Tyler, TX.
See Tyler Primary Care Doctors.