James C. Irion, M.D.
Physician, Primary Care
Preventive Medicine, Diabetes, Geriatrics
New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-983-3878
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James Irion, MD
Wake Forest Baptist Health
Family Medicine - King
What brought you to Wake Forest Baptist?
I chose to practice primary care in Winston-Salem because I grew up 40 miles from here in Elkin, I have family in the area, and I completed by family practice residency at Wake Forest Baptist.
What are your clinical specialties?
I have interest in diabetes and geriatrics.
Why did you decide to become a primary care doctor?
I was interested in the practice of general medical care, had been a physician assistant in primary care in rural areas and enjoyed treating a broad spectrum of problems.
What is your patient care philosophy?
I try to be a good listener and apply evidence-based-medicine.
What do you enjoy most about working with patients?
I enjoy helping patients to understand and resolve problems and helping them enjoy better health.
What type of volunteer and or community activities are you involved in?
I have volunteered at the community care center and free clinic in Yadkinville known as Hands of Hope.
What other fun facts should we know about you?
I really enjoy working outdoors and will be running a 10K Bridge Run in Charleston, SC.