James R. Herman, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


Augusta College
Augusta, GA
Bachelor of Science in Biology 1980
Summa Cum Laude, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society
Medical School
Medical College of Georgia
Augusta, GA
Doctorate of Medicine 1984
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, SC
Internal Medicine 1984-1985
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Columbia, SC
Internal Medicine 1985-1987
Chief Medical Resident 1986-1987

Professional Society Memberships

South Carolina Medical Association
Columbia Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Attending Physician, Providence Hospital, Palmetto Richland Memorial, Palmetto Baptist Hospital
Former Chief, Department of Internal Medicine, Providence Hospital

Hospital Affiliations

Palmetto Health Baptist
Palmetto Health Richland
Providence Hospital

Research Experience

Renal, Amgen 2002
Diabetes, AstraZeneca 2002
Congestive Heart Failure, Takeda 2002
Congestive Heart Failure and Diabetes, Takeda 2002


Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Thomas

    My orthopedic surgeon had cancelled my knee surgery due to a concern about my condition. Dr Herman picked up the phone while I wa...

  • Member: William

    Dr. Herman is like a member of the family as my parents went to him and I have been going to him since he started his practice. H...

  • Member: Barbara

    Dr. Herman is caring and thorough. He identifies problem early and emphasizes preventative health care.

  • Member: William

    I feel Dr. Herman is a caring doctor. I first started with him in the early 1990s and have been with him since. He is our family...