James Lord, MD, PhD

James Lord, MD, PhD
Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars

39 Patient Ratings


Digestive Disease Institute
Colorectal Cancer
Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Gastroenterology

University of Washington, Seattle, 2001
PhD in Immunology, University of Washington, Seattle

Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 2004

Gastroenterology, University of Washington,
Seattle, 2008

Joined Virginia Mason
January 2010

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.6 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.6 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.6 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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April 2017
This was the best meeting I´ve had with provider in several years. Usually only see intern or someone else.

March 2017
Dr. Lord has helped me with a problem. He is an excellent clinician.

January 2017
Have referred others to VM & Dr. Lord.

January 2017

October 2016
Already recommended to others. I felt better after 1 visit than last 8 months elsewhere.

October 2016
Dr. Lord is the best dr. that I have ever had the privilege to work with. I had been through 4 GI Clinics over the last 20 years and Dr. Lord is the only one that took the time and expertise to bring remission.

September 2016
Dr. Lord is the best doctor ever. He knows what he is talking about and he is a really nice person. You couldn´t ask for a better doctor.

August 2016
Dr. Lord is amazing and I will continue to recommend him to anyone I meet that could use his services.

July 2016
1st did not seem rushed and was courteous - I felt my concerns should have been directed toward other health issues.

July 2016
Dr. Lord really worked to help me get a diagnosis. He was caring and made me feel like I wasn´t crazy -

June 2016
Dr. Lord and his team earned top marks in every respect!

June 2016
Very nice, obviously knowledgeable. Spent a good, appropriate amount of time talking with me. He seemed genuinely interested in my questions/needs/care. Very happy with Dr. Lord so far.

June 2016
Love everyone at V. Mason.

January 2016
Doctor Lord is the "Marcus Welby" of my generation. He ROCKS! #8. Awesome.

December 2015
Dr. Lord was fantastic. He listened very well and worked with me to come up with an excellent plan for my treatment. I felt very confident in his knowledge of my disease.

October 2015
Dr. Lord is great, he cares & is extremely knowledgeable, a rare combo.

September 2015
After telling me what to do. I asked him to write it down because it was multiple steps - he found a drug co notepad & wrote however I could not read his writing.

July 2015
Dr. Lord is awesome!! Very caring, knowledgeable. Love him!!