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Dr. James Birmingham, MD

Dr. James Birmingham, MD

Age 50 Rheumatology M
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Dr. James Birmingham, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI. Dr. Birmingham completed a residency at Duke University Med Center. He currently practices at Metro Health Rheumatology and is affiliated with Mercy Health Saint Mary's. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Birmingham is board certified in Pediatric Rheumatology.


  • Duke University Med Center, Residency Hospital
  • Spectrum Health Butterworth Camp, Residency Hospital
  • Oh State U Coll Med, Medical School — 1998

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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  • Priority Health

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My third rheumatologist due to retirement and relocation of others, but definitely the best!
Mark — Jan 29, 2021
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Dr. Birmingham frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening, Arthritis & Arthropathy, and Rheumatologic Muscular Diseases.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercy Health Saint Mary's
  • Spectrum Health Hospitals Butterworth Hospital


  1. Metro Health Rheumatology

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      Metro Health Park East
      4055 Cascade Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 Existing Patients: (616) 252-5202
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