Dr. James Russell Walker MD is a male Emergency Medicine Specialist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Emergency Medicine, General Practice, and Internal Medicine.
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Dr. James Walker has 3 office locations.
1005 W Market St
Ste 7
Athens, AL 35611

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Walker is Excellent. Dr. Walker has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.3
  • Currently 2.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Walker graduated from George Washington University.


Dr. Walker has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Athens-Limestone Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Walker accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 23 plans
  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 2 plans
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans

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Where does Dr. James R. Walker practice?
Dr. James Walker practices Emergency Medicine, General Practice, and Internal Medicine near Athens, AL.
See Athens Emergency Physicians, Athens General Practitioners, and Athens Internists.