Dr. James Zanhwar Lai MD is a male Emergency Medicine Specialist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Emergency Medicine.
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Dr. James Lai has 5 office locations.
Braeswood Place
Houston Eye Association
2855 Gramercy St
Houston, TX 77025

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License & Identifications

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  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
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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 out of 4 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 Memorial City Hospital 
  • Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 1 plan
  • AMERIGROUP - 2 plans
  • WellCare - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. James Z. Lai practice?
Dr. James Lai practices Emergency Medicine near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Sugar Land, TX and Pearland, TX.
See Houston Emergency Physicians.