James
D.
Valente
MD
Medical Director, Chair of Surgery

Primary Location

Phone: 
401-619-3930
Fax: 
401-619-3932

James Valente, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon affiliated with Newport Hospital. He received his medical degree from the Tufts University School of Medicine, and completed his residency at Morristown Memorial Hospital in Morristown, New Jersey. He spent 25 years caring for members of the U.S. military and their families, most recently as head of general surgery at Naval Health Care of New England. He has expertise across a broad range of general surgical services, including management of breast, thyroid and diseases of the intestinal tract; hernia repair; endoscopic procedures; management of skin and subcutaneous lesions; and advanced laparoscopic surgery, including gallbladder, colon surgery and surgery for acid reflux.

Specialties

Surgery

Areas of Expertise

General Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Education

Medical School:Tufts University School of Medicine
Residency:Morristown Memorial Hospital

Meet Dr. James Valente