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Pediatric Surgeon
29 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Upp is Good. Dr. Upp has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
Promptness 2.9
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Upp, FAAP, FACS, MD is board certified in Pediatric Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Newborn Medicine (Neonatology)

Education & Awards

Dr. Upp graduated from Louisiana State University at Shreveport.


Dr. Upp has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Womans Hospital 
  • Baton Rouge General Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Robert Upp FAAP, FACS, and MD is a male Pediatric Surgeon, has 29 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Surgery.
Where does Dr. James R. Upp practice?
Dr. James Upp has 1 office location.
Dr. James Upp practices Pediatric Surgery near Baton Rouge, LA.
See Baton Rouge Pediatric Surgeons.