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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Gamble is Excellent. Dr. Gamble has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Gamble, MD, PHD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clubfoot
  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis (septic arthritis)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Gamble graduated from University of Maryland , Baltimore. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cerebral Palsy
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater San Jose
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Gamble has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Gibson Gamble MD and PHD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James G. Gamble practice?
Dr. James Gamble has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Gamble practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Palo Alto, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Stanford, CA.
See Palo Alto Orthopedic Surgeons.