Dr. James M. Tatum, M.D.


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Accepting new patients 10 years of experience


Dr. James M. Tatum, M.D. is a Surgeon in Long Beach, CA. He specializes in Surgery, has 10 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from Cedar Sinai Med Ctr and he is affiliated with St. Mary Medical Center, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Los Alamitos Medical Center, and Lakewood Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Tatum works at Beach Cities Surgical Associates. He frequently treats conditions like Cholecystitis and Gallstones, Umbilical Hernia along with other...

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Jan 30, 2021

Dr. Tatum did an excellent job with my surgery. I was extremely impressed with his thoroughness to ensure any possible complications involving my medical history were addressed. He was completely open and honest about all aspects of the process,...

Rob in Long Beach

About Dr. James M. Tatum, M.D.


  • Surgery

Years of Experience

10 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English



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Medical Education

  • University Of Washington / Harborview Medical Center
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine


  • University of Southern CA Keck School of Medicine


  • Cedar Sinai Med Ctr
  • Trauma /Surgical Critical Care

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery


Beach Cities Surgical Associates

1760 Termino Ave Ste G18,

Long Beach, CA 90804


Admitting Hospitals

  • Lakewood Regional Medical Center
  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
  • Los Alamitos Medical Center
  • St. Mary Medical Center

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