Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016)
Dr. James Lancaster is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Methodist Richardson Medical Center
Richardson, TX 75082
Medical City Dallas Hospital
Dallas, TX 75230
Rockdale, TX 76567
Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas
Dallas, TX 75231
Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, TX 75246
specialties & expertise
Dr. James Lancaster has the following 23 areas of expertise, 2 specialties and 1 board certification.
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas Southwestern Medical School graduated in 1979
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center