Dr. James is the founder and director of CCPM, and president of DECA Health. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Michigan, and his medical degree from Wayne State University. Subsequently, he completed residency training in general surgery and anesthesiology at Wayne State University Affiliates Hospitals and Medical College of Ohio, respectively.
Dr. James served as an anesthesiology and pain medicine practitioner as well as the Director of Medical Education in Anesthesiology at The Toledo Hospital, and is a Diplomate of the American Boards of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. Dr. James was the primary catalyst behind the inception of CCPM in 2003, and since then has he has overseen a dramatic growth of CCPM in response to the significant benefits that have been realized by our patients while continuing studies and lectures on the latest technological advances in pain medicine.