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Meet Dr. Duerkes, Your Best Choice for an Obgyn in Pembroke Pines, FL


Dr. James Duerkes is a Board Certified Obgyn in Pembroke Pines, FL. He began preparing for his career in medicine when he attended the University of Florida and graduated Summa Cum Laude, or Highest Honors. He went on to attend Nova Southeastern University and then the University of Tennessee, where he specialized in Obstetrics & Gynecology.


His distinguished training at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis sets him apart; there, he worked under faculty renowned for their contributions to the fields of Maternal Fetal Medicine and Gynecology.


“I was drawn to Obstetrics & Gynecology because it is a specialty that embodies multiple aspects of medicine, including internal medicine, emergency medicine, surgery, and office preventative care. I was also drawn to the unique doctor-patient relationship that comes with providing pregnancy and gynecologic care.”
- Dr. Duerkes


Dr. Duerkes is a Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology. As a sought-after Obgyn in Pembroke Pines, FL, he sits at the forefront of up-to-date care. He manages overall women’s health, pregnancy, minimally invasive surgery, and even robotic surgery at NuWave Women’s Health. Services at NuWave include preventative care, annual exams, pelvic exams, breast health, genetic screening, and more. Dr. Duerkes works with his patients to help them make informed family planning decisions. Personable, warm, compassionate, communicative, and a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetrics & Gynecology, he is equipped to provide comprehensive care for all your women’s health needs.

In addition to his training, his personal experiences as a husband and father of two young boys shape the compassionate, caring doctor patients see every day.


NuWave Women’s Health Obgyn in Pembroke Pines, FL: Compassionate, Quality Care

If you’ve been searching for an OBGYN,
you may have experienced some of these common problems:
  • Poor communication between physician, staff, and patient.

  • Feeling that the physician is inaccessible or lacks genuine concern.

  • Unable to find quality, up-to-date care, such as minimally invasive, robotic surgery.

  • Unable to find an atmosphere where you feel comfortable enough to open up to your physician.

For a refreshing experience, make an appointment with Dr. Duerkes at NuWave Women’s Health. Our patients’ well-being and satisfaction is our top priority. Read what these happy patients had to say about their experience at NuWave:

“Very thorough. Felt comfortable. Everything was explained clearly, always with my best interests in mind. Dr. Duerkes is incredibly knowledgeable and such a great listener. I highly recommend Dr. Duerkes!”

- Krysta B. on Zocdoc


“Excellent, Dr. Duerkes is very professional, very pleasant to work with”

- Samira M. on Zocdoc

“Doctor was great and took the time to explain in detail. Great bedside manner.”
- Janira F. on Zocdoc