James E. Kurz, MD

James E. Kurz, MD


Associate Professor;  Internist for NFL Trust; Internist at North Chatham Pediatrics and Internal Medicine


Medical School: University of Missouri, Columbia, 1993
Residency: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics, 1997
Fellowship: Internal Medicine, 2003 


  • General Internal Medicine


Internal Medicine, Board Certified
Pediatrics, Board Certified

Recent Honors

  • Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors, 2008-2017

Recent Publications

Kurz, JE. Chapter 30-Disorders of Puberty. In: Runge MS and Greganti MA, eds. Netter's Internal Medicine. 1st Ed. Teterboro,NJ: Medimedia, Inc, 2003.

Chen I, Kurz JE, et al. Racial differences in opioid use for chronic nonmalignant pain. J Gen Intern Med. 2005 Jul;20(7):593-8.

Panda M, Staton L, Chen I, Kurz J, et al. The influence of discordance in pain assessment on the functional status of patients with chronic nonmalignant pain. Am J Med Sci. 2006 Jul;332(1):18-23.