Dr. James R Ellis MD Physiatrist

Dr. James Ellis is a physiatrist in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is affiliated with Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital. He received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: Pain Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Spectrum Health Reed City Hospital

Education & Medical Training

William Beaumont Hospital
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1991 - 1995

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified in Pain Medicine

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

MI State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Effects of splicing mutations on NF2-transcripts: Transcript analysis and information theoretic predictions.
Ellis, J.R., Heinrich, B., Mautner, V., Kluwe, L.

Targeting of pancreatic glia in type 1 diabetes.
Tsui, H., Chan, Y., Tang, L., Winer, S., Cheung, R.K., Paltser, G., Selvanantham, T., Elford, A.R., Ellis, J.R., Becker, D.J., Ohashi, P.S., Dosch, H.

Transfer of a mitochondrial DNA fragment to MCOLN1 causes an inherited case of mucolipidosis IV.
Goldin, E., Stahl, S., Cooney, A.M., Kaneski, C.R., Gupta, S., Brady, R.O., Ellis, J.R., Schiffmann, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • Spectrum Health
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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