James F. Peggs, M.D.

James F. Peggs, M.D.

Professor Emeritus

Department of Family Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School
300 North Ingalls Street, NI4C06
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-5435   


Dr. Peggs received his medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit and completed his family practice residency at Lancaster General Hospital in Pennsylvania. He also completed a geriatric medicine mini-fellowship at East Carolina University in Greenville, N.C. His special research interests included geriatrics, sleep disorders, urinary incontinence, and bereavement. Additionally he served as the Senior Associate Chair for the Department of Family Medicine for many years, and saw patients at Family Medicine at the Chelsea Health Center. He retired in 2014. 


Medical School
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Mich., 1975
  • East Carolina University, Internal Medicine Geriatrics, Greenville, N.C., 1978
Board Certification
  • Family Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine