permai polyclinics doctor's profile

Dr. James Jeremiah

Dr. James T. Jeremiah


Founder / Chairman

  • Nationality: Malaysian
  • Address: Permai Polyclinics Group, No.4, Jalan Pantai, 88000 Kota Kinabalu
  • Contact: +6088 - 232100, +6019 - 8508855 (HP)


  • M.B.B.S. (Mysore University, India)
  • Dip. GU Medicine (PSU, Bangkok)
  • Dip. Trop. Medicine (MU, Bangkok)
  • Dip. Rep. Medicine (Malaysia)
  • Licentiate of the Faculty of Ocupational Medicine (Ireland)

Career Data

  • Dr James Jeremiah completed the MBBS degree from Mysore University, India in April 1984.
  • He completed his housemanship at General Hospital, Johor Bahru.
  • In 1985, he was posted to Beaufort, Sabah as a Medical Officer in Beaufort Hospital. He served as the Area Health Officer for the districts of Beaufort, Kuala Penyu and Sipitang from 1986 to 1990.
  • He got married in 1988 and the couple have three children.
  • In 1990, he went on a Government Scholarship to Bangkok to do a Diploma in Tropical Medicine.
  • In 1991 he left government service to work in a Private Clinic in Labuan.
  • In 1992, he obtained a Diploma in Genitourinary Medicine and in 1993 he obtained a Diploma in Reproductive Medicine.
  • In 1993, he worked in a private clinic in Kota Kinabalu.
  • In 1997, he founded the Permai Polyclinics Group.
  • In 2002, he completed his Diploma in Occupational Medicine (LFOM) conducted by the University of Dublin and hence since then has been actively advising companies and individuals on occupational hazards as well as treating patients with occupational related ailments.
  • In September 2011, he founded Our Health Mart.
  • Dr James Jeremiah is a registered member of the Malaysian Medical Council; a Life Member of Malaysia Medical Association; a Senior Member of the College of Physicians Malaysia, Vice President of the Sabah Kidney Foundation and the Acting Honourary Secretary of the Society For Advancement of Hormones & Healthy Aging Medicine Malaysia (SAHAMM).

Professional Qualifications

No Qualifications Institution Year
1 M.B.B.S University of Mysore 1985
2 Graduate Diploma Tropical Medicine Mahidol University, Bangkok 1991
3 Diploma in Sexually Transmitted Disease Prince of Songkla University, Bangkok 1992
4 Diploma in Reproductive Medicine Kolej Pakar Perubatan Am Malaysia 1994
5 Licentiate of the Faculty of Occupational Medicine Royal College of Physician of Ireland 2002
6 IHS Certified in Advanced Hormone Therapy International Hormone Society 2012

Professional Registration

No Name of Registering Body Status Year
1 Malaysian Medical Association Life Member 1994
2 Malaysian College of Physician Life Member (No. 1047) 1994
3 Royal College of Physicians of Ireland Member 2003
4 The Sabah Kidney Foundation Member 2003
5 Persatuan Thalassemia Sabah Life Member 2011
6 Society of Anti-Aging, Aesthetic and Regenerative Medicine Malaysia (SAAARMM) Life Member 2011
7 Malaysian Diabetes Association Life Member 2011
8 Malaysian Society for Quality Health Ordinary Member 2011
9 Malaysian Menopause Society Corporate member 2011
10 Department of Occupational Safety & Health Malaysia (DOSH)
[Reg. No: HQ/11/DOC/00/202]
Occupational Health Doctor 2011
11 Malaysian Society of Allergy & Immunology (MSAI) Member 2011
12 Australasian College of Nutritional and Envirionmental Medicine Inc (ACNEM) Full Member 2011
13 Society for Advancement of Hormones & Healthy Aging Medicine Malaysia (SAHAMM)) Acting Honourary Secretary 2013

Working Experiences

No Working Experience Institution Year
1 Housemanship in Johor Bahru Sultanah Aminah Hospital, Johor 1986
2 Medical Officer and Area Health Officer Hospital Beaufort, Sabah 1986 - 1990
3 General Practitioner Private Clinic 1990-1997
4 General Practitioner Permai Polyclinics 1997 - current