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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Kenneth A James, MD

Specialty
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Laguna Beach OB-Gyn
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
Address
Laguna Beach Ob/Gyn
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 460
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Laguna Beach Ob/Gyn
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 460
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 499-2258
Fax
(949) 499-5697

More Information

  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Finch U. of HS/Chicago Med. Sch. - 1994
    • Residency
      Lenox Hill Hospital - 1998
    Areas of Interest

    Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. James is a board certified, New York City trained Obstetrician and Gynecologist. He comes from an extensive family of OBGYN’s spread throughout the country (7 all together). He has been in private practice for over 20 years.

    Dr. James has a tremendous passion for obstetrics. He has established the only truly collaborative OBGYN practice in Orange County. The practice combines a physician with several midwives offering experience ranging from completely physiologic birthing to modern medical deliveries.

    He is a passionate gynecologist. He often spends a tremendous amount of time talking and counselling his patients about topics ranging from contraception and pregnancy to menopause and patients emotional stability. He approaches medical issues by offering both holistic and medical options allowing the patient to participate in a shared decision making model.

    Dr. James has a wonderful family. He has been married to his college sweetheart Mara and they have 3 amazing children: Brian, Scott, and Alexa. They also have 5 dogs to keep their home alive now that they are empty nesters.
    Certifications
    American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Areas of Expertise
    High and low risk obstetrics. Office gynecologic procedures. Genetic counseling.