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Dr. James M. Betts M.D., Surgeon (Pediatric)

Dr. James M. Betts M.D.

Surgeon (Pediatric) | Pediatric Surgery

744 52nd St #4100 Oakland CA, 94609



Dr. James Betts practices Pediatric Surgery in Oakland, CA. Dr. Betts treats children who have an illness, injury, or disease that requires surgery. Some of the surgical problems seen by pediatric surgeons are often quite different from those commonly seen by adult or general surgeons. Dr. Bettsdiagnoses, treats, and manages childrens surgical needs such as abnormalities of the groin in childhood and, surgical repair of birth defects, surgical care of tumors, transplantation operations, and endoscopic procedures.

Education and Training

Univ of Vt Coll of Med, Burlington Vt 1973

University of Vermont College of Medicine 1973

Board Certification

UrologyAmerican Board of UrologyABU

DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD

Provider Details

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  •  2012 San Francisco Super Doctors 


  • Genitourinary Disorders (urinary System & Male Reproductive Organs)
  • Birth Defects
  • Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia


  • Mt Sinai Med Ctr, General Surgery; Med Coll Of Virginia Hosp, Urology; Med Univ Sc Med Ctr, General Surgery  
  • Med College Of Virginia Hospital  
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland   
  • Medical University of South Carolina Affiliated Hospitals   
  • Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh   
  • University of South Carolina Affiliated Hospitals   
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Affiliated Hospitals   
  • The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia   
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine Program   

Dr. James M. Betts M.D.'s Practice location

James Betts

744 52nd St #4100 -
Oakland, CA 94609
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Fax: 510-428-3405

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Dr. James M. Betts M.D. has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 14 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Surgeon (Pediatric) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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