Dr. James R Spivey MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. James Spivey is a gastroenterologist in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory University Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Spivey accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 36 doctors at Emory University Hospital and one of 41 at Emory University Hospital Midtown who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Emory University Hospital Midtown
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Emory University Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Grady Memorial Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Wake Forest University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1983

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1990–1993

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Symposium on Liver Disease and Transplantation: A Multidisciplinary Approach
2012 12 1

Hepatic Hydrothorax.
Norvell, J. P.,Spivey, J. R.

IFN-Alpha-Induced Cortical and Subcortical Glutamate Changes Assessed by Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy.
Haroon, E.,Woolwine, B. J.,Chen, X.,Pace, T. W.,Parekh, S.,Spivey, J. R.,Hu, X. P.,Miller, A. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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