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Dr. James Houston, MD

Neurology*
5.0 (3)
Map Pin Small Birmingham, AL
Accepting new patients
14 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Houston, MD

Dr. James Houston, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Birmingham, AL. They specialize in Neurology, has 14 years of experience, and is board certified in Epilepsy. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia. Patients rated Dr. Houston an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Houston works at Practice in Birmingham, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Epilepsy, Concussion and All Headaches (incl. Migraine) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana 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. Houston's Office Locations

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    2000 6th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 934-3411
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    1720 7th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (205) 934-3411

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    About Dr. James Houston, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 14 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1881912632
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Epilepsy and Neurology
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    Dr. James Houston, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Houston is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Houston has seen patients for Epilepsy, Concussion and All Headaches (incl. Migraine), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Houston on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Houston. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Houston.

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