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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Macho is Excellent. Dr. Macho has been reviewed by 31 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Macho, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Breast Diseases
  • Critical Care
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Hernia
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)

Education & Awards

Dr. Macho graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)


Dr. Macho has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus 
  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 


  • Russian
  • Tagalog
  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Robert Macho MD is a male Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. James R. Macho practice?
Dr. James Macho has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Macho practices Surgery near San Francisco, CA.
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