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Dr. James Estes, MD

Obstetrics*
3.4 (18)
Map Pin Small West Columbia, SC
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Estes, MD

Dr. James Estes, MD is an Obstetrics Specialist in West Columbia, SC. They specialize in Obstetrics, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology. They graduated from University of South Carolina School of Medicine Columbia and is affiliated with Lexington Medical Center. Dr. Estes, completed a residency at Carolinas Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Estes an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Estes works at Lexington Women's Care West Columbia in West Columbia, SC. They frequently treat conditions like Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus and Encounters for Normal Pregnancies along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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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Dr. Estes' Office Locations

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    Lexington Women's Care West Columbia
    222 E Medical Ln Ste 300, West Columbia, SC 29169 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (803) 936-8100

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  • Lexington Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Obstetrics

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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1285641753
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Carolinas Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of South Carolina School of Medicine Columbia
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University Of South Carolina, South Carolina Honors College (Columbia, Sc)
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    Dr. James Estes, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Estes is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Estes works at Lexington Women's Care West Columbia in West Columbia, SC. View the full address on Dr. Estes’s profile.

    Dr. Estes has seen patients for Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus and Encounters for Normal Pregnancies, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Estes on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    18 patients have reviewed Dr. Estes. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Estes.

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