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Dr. James M Stone Is this you?

About

Dr. James M Stone, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Redding, CA. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Colon & Rectal Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. James M Stone has the following 2 specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Bowel Resection
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Rectal Pain
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Diverticulitis
  • Banding
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Fairview University Medical Center

    Residency

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    Dr. James M Stone is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Redding, CA.