Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Alicia S. James, MD

Physician Will Practice at Lexington Family Practice Northeast

West Columbia, S.C. – Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Alicia S. James, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. James will practice at Lexington Family Practice Northeast, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice.

Dr. James graduated from Stanford University in Stanford, California, and earned her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in East Lansing, Michigan. She then completed her family medicine residency at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia.

During her residency, Dr. James served as vice president of the residency council and as a member of a pediatric task force. She also volunteered at Epworth Children’s Home in Columbia and at Good Samaritan Clinic in West Columbia, providing primary and maternal care to underserved patients in the community. A member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Dr. James is certified in advanced cardiac life support and has specific interest in women’s health.

Dr. James joins the board-certified physicians and physician assistant at Lexington Family Practice Northeast to provide comprehensive care for the entire family. In addition to well visits and same-day sick and urgent appointments, the practice offers on-site X-ray services, laboratory services and digital CAT/CT scans.

Dr. James is accepting new patients.

Lexington Family Practice Northeast

76 Polo Road, Columbia, SC 29223

(803) 699-7255


About Lexington Medical Center

Lexington Medical Center is a 438-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes five community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 6,500 health care professionals. The network also has cardiovascular and oncology care affiliated with Duke Health, an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimer’s care center and approximately 60 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating approximately 85,000 patients each year. The hospital delivers more than 3,500 babies each year and performs more than 23,000 surgeries. Lexington Medical Center is currently undergoing the largest hospital expansion in South Carolina history by creating a new patient tower that will open in 2019. Lexington Medical Center has a reputation for the highest quality care. For more information, visit LexMed.com.

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