A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Learn more about Dr. James Bell:
View the full profile to get information on:
- What's important to you
View full profile
- Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Bell is Excellent.
|Ease of Appointment||
|Spends Time with Me||
|Follows Up After Visit||
Specialties & Research
Dr. James Bell, MD, PHD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Bell graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 3 awards.
Dr. Bell has 4 hospital affiliations:
- Eisenhower Medical Center
- Riverside Community Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Bell accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 2 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Molina Healthcare - 2 plans
- Unicare - 12 plans
- Care 1st Health Plan - 2 plans
- Anthem Blue Cross - 9 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- Cigna - 2 plans
Similar doctors nearby
- Additional Information
- Where does Dr. James A. Bell practice?
Dr. James Bell practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Trauma, and Sports Medicine near Palm Springs, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Rancho Mirage, CA and La Quinta, CA.
See Palm Springs Surgeons, Palm Springs Orthopedic Surgeons, and Palm Springs Sports Medicine Doctors.