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Dr. James Bales, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.0 (4)
Map Pin Small Anchorage, AK
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Overview of Dr. James Bales, MD

Dr. James Bales, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Anchorage, AK. They graduated from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and is affiliated with Alaska Regional Hospital. Dr. Bales, completed a residency at University of Washington School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Bales an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Bales works at Anchorage Neurosurgical Associates in Anchorage, AK. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    Anchorage Neurosurgical Associates
    3831 Piper St Ste S450, Anchorage, AK 99508 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    About Dr. James Bales, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1386910578
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Washington School of Medicine
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    Medical Education
    • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Alaska Regional Hospital

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    Dr. James Bales, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Bales is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Bales has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Bales works at Anchorage Neurosurgical Associates in Anchorage, AK. View the full address on Dr. Bales’s profile.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Bales. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Bales.

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