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The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Lai is Good. Dr. Lai has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Lai, MD is board certified in Emergency Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lai graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis.


Dr. Lai has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Hermann Hospital 
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Chinese

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Additional Information
Dr. James Zanhwar Lai MD is a male Emergency Medicine Specialist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Emergency Medicine.
Where does Dr. James Z. Lai practice?
Dr. James Lai has 5 office locations.
Dr. James Lai practices Emergency Medicine near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Sugar Land, TX and Pearland, TX.
See Houston Emergency Physicians.