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James J. Bass, MD

Phelps Health Medical Group

James J. Bass

Accepting New Patients


Family Medicine
Primary Care



Special Interests

Weight management
Heart disease
Health and wellness

Board Certifications

American Board of General Practice

About Me

James Bass, MD, has been a practicing physician in the Rolla area since 1984. He grew up in Salem, Missouri, and attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City Medical School six-year program. Dr. Bass completed an internship in internal medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and a residency in emergency medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. As a primary care physician, Dr. Bass is focused on patient-centered, quality and coordinated healthcare. Dr. Bass is committed to providing the highest quality care through advanced and continual learning.

Education & Training

Medical School University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri

Internship Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan

Residency University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma


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