Dr. James Leonard Scales MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. James Scales has 4 office locations.
Andover Orthopaedic Surgery
280 Newton Sparta Rd
Ste 4
Newton, NJ 07860

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(7)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Scales is Excellent. Dr. Scales has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Scales, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Scales graduated from UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson, Piscataway. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Scales has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Newton Memorial Hospital 
  • Wayne Memorial Hospital - Honesdale 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Scales accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 20 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 2 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania - 4 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James L. Scales practice?
Dr. James Scales practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Newton, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Montague, NJ and Hawley, PA.
See Newton Orthopedic Surgeons.