James Tarver, MD

Radiology

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About Me

James Tarver, MD came to Helena from New Bern, N.C. Dr. Tarver earned his Medical Degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Science F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine in Bethesda, MD and completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the National Capital Consortium (Walter Reed Army Medical Center, National Naval Medical Center, Children’s National Medical Center, University of Maryland ­– R. Adams Crowley Shock Trauma Center, Washington Hospital Center).  He also completed a Naval Flight Surgery Program at the Naval Aerospace Medicine Institute in Pensacola, FL.

Education & Training

Medical School

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Residency

Walter Reed Army Medical Center, National Naval Medical Center - Bethesda, Children’s National Medical Center, University of Maryland ­– R. Adams Crowley Shock Trauma Center, Washington Hospital Center

Internship

National Naval Medical Center - Bethesda, MD

Board Certifications

American Board of Radiology

Insurance

St. Peter’s Health accepts most major insurances. To verify that your insurance is accepted, contact the clinics’ Central Business Office at 406-447-2828.   

Patients are expected to furnish all the necessary health insurance information and sign the medical release and insurance assignment authorizations. St. Peter’s Health will submit complete insurance claims on the appropriate forms for the charges recorded. 

Keep in mind that insurance is a contract between the patient and his or her insurance company and that St. Peter’s Health is acting only as a billing agent. St. Peter’s Health cannot pursue payment from insurance carriers in the event of non-payment or benefit denials. If a patient’s insurance carrier has not submitted payment within 30 days of billing, St. Peter’s Health expects the patient to pay the balance in full. Patients receive a monthly statement showing any account activity and the remaining balance due.