James Hermann M.D. is a board-certified Family Medicine physician, practicing in Ventura, California. Having graduated from the Medical College of Wisconsin and finishing his residency training in Family Practice at the Ventura County Medical Center, Dr. Hermann has continued to develop his practice in primary care and preventative medicine. He currently is in private practice with his partner, Eric Birdwell, M.D. (also practicing Family Medicine) and their nurse practitioner.
Dr. Hermann has had experience in medicine in the developing nations of Bangladesh (during his medical school fourth year) and for a brief time in Aden, Yemen. He worked in Emergency Medicine in Wisconsin for four years prior to returning to Ventura where he eventually founded Wellspring Family Medical Group of Ventura, CA.
Dr. Hermann served for two years as the Chairman of the Family Practice Department at Community Memorial Hospital of Ventura. At that time he also served on the Medical Executive Committee of the hospital. He continues to serve as a member of the Governance Committee for the Community Memorial Health Services Information Technology Department and serves part-time as a clinical consultant for the IT Department, outpatient electronic medical record services.
Dr. Hermann is married to his wife Jennifer and together have three children – Maddie, Zack and Grace. He enjoys backpacking, mountaineering, downhill skiing and bonsai cultivation.
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