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Dr. James Shames, MD

Family Medicine*
3.7 (3)
Map Pin Small Medford, OR
Accepting new patients
53 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Shames, MD

Dr. James Shames, MD is a Family Medicine Physician in Medford, OR. They specialize in Family Medicine, has 53 years of experience. They graduated from SOUTHWEST COLLEGE OF NATUROPATHIC MEDICINEHEALTH SCIENCES. Patients rated Dr. Shames an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Shames works at Practice in Medford, OR. They are accepting new patients. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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    County of Jackson
    140 S Holly St, Medford, OR 97501 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (541) 774-8200

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    Specialties*
    • Family Medicine

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    • 53 years of experience
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    • 1710179734
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • SOUTHWEST COLLEGE OF NATUROPATHIC MEDICINEHEALTH SCIENCES
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