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Oncology Specialist (cancer), Obstetrician & Gynecologist (OB/GYN)
36 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Orr is Excellent. Dr. Orr has been reviewed by 45 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Orr, MD is board certified in Gynecologic Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 21 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Female Genital Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Gynecologic disorders
  • Hysterectomy (Uterus)
  • Hysterectomy (Vaginal)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Multiple Primary Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pelvic Cancer
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Pregnancy Complications
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Trophoblastic Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer (Endometrial Neoplasm)
  • Uterine Cancer (Uterine Cervical Neoplasm)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Orr graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 18 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Female Genital Cancer (Female Genital Neoplasm)
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Lymph Node Excision
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Uterine Cancer (Endometrial Neoplasm)
Uterine Cancer (Uterine Cervical Neoplasm)
Uterine Cancer (Uterine Neoplasm)
Saks fifth avenue humanitarian award 2000 saks fifth avenue
Outstanding contribution to resident education university of alabama birmingham alabama
Top 40 doctors for women good housekeeping
Americas top oncologist 2006-2010 consumers research council
Outstanding cotribution to resident education university of alabama; birmingham, alabama
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2015)


Dr. Orr has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Southwest Florida Regional Medical Center 
  • HealthPark Medical Center-Lee Memorial 

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Additional Information
Dr. James W Orr MD is a male Oncologist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Gynecologic Oncology.
Where does Dr. James W. Orr practice?
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Dr. James Orr practices Gynecologic Oncology near Fort Myers, FL.
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