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Dr. James Isbell, MD

Dr. James Isbell, MD

Age 52 Cardiothoracic Surgery M
(6) 6 reviews

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Dr. James Isbell, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Isbell completed a residency at VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY. They currently practice at University Of Virginia Medical Center and are affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Isbell is board certified in Critical Care Surgery and accepts accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Johns Hopkins University School Med|University of Virginia Medical Center, Fellowship Hospital — 2012
  • VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, Residency Hospital — 2010
  • VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY, Internship Hospital — 2004
  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas, Medical School — 2003

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  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Nov 20, 2020
My dad saw Dr. Isbell at MSK and Dr. Isbell was very considerate, helpful and informative. I second a previous comment that he was very respectful of the patient's time and decisions and took the time to listen to what he (my dad) had to say. Not pushy at all. Overall it was the best experience we could've hoped for. It was definitely a relief to have a provider you have utmost confidence in during such a stressful time. Would 11/10 recommend him to any friends or other family in need.
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. James Isbell, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Isbell's profile.

Dr. Isbell frequently treats the following conditions: Lung Cancer, Secondary Malignancies and Pleural Effusion. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. James Isbell, MD is affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yes, Dr. James Isbell, MD holds board certification in Critical Care Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery.

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  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


  1. University Of Virginia Medical Center

    1. 1
      University of Virginia Medical Center
      1215 Lee St, Charlottesville, VA 22908 (314) 629-3174
  1. Practice

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      1275 York Ave Ste C-869, New York, NY 10065 (212) 639-6247
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