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James C. Irion, M.D.
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James C. Irion, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Clinical Locations

Family Medicine - King

Clinical Specialties

Preventive Medicine, Diabetes, Geriatrics

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-983-3878
Department: 336-713-5393

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Education & Training

  • BS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill , 1973
  • BS, Duke University Physician Associate Program , 1978
  • MPH, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill , 1983
  • MD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill , 1986
  • , Residency, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, 1991

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

NPI Number

  • 1285628800
James C. Irion, M.D.
Request An AppointmentWake Forest Baptist Health

James C. Irion, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

Department: 336-713-5393

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James C. Irion, M.D.
Request An AppointmentWake Forest Baptist Health

James C. Irion, M.D.

Physician, Primary Care

Clinical Specialties

Preventive Medicine, Diabetes, Geriatrics

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-983-3878
Department: 336-713-5393

Insurance Accepted »

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.

 

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