Dr. James R Andrews MD is a male Sports Medicine, has 43 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Sports Medicine.
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Dr. James Andrews has 7 office locations.
805 St Vincents Dr
Suite 100
Birmingham, AL 35205

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Locations and availability (7)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Andrews is Excellent. Dr. Andrews has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 19 areas:
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Cartilage Diseases
  • Dislocations
  • Elbow Fracture (Ulna Fractures)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Diseases
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Repetitive Strain Injuries (RSI)
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Rupture
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Synovitis
  • Tendon Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Andrews graduated from Louisiana State University at New Orleans. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Arthroscopy
Joint Diseases
Tendon Injuries
Awarded a Doctor of Laws Degree from Livingston University, Doctor of Science Degree from Troy State University and a Doctor of Science Degree from Louisiana State University
Doctor of science, honoris causa-may 22, 1998 louisiana state university
Distinguished alabama sportsman award al sports hall fame
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Andrews has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Gulf Breeze Hospital 
  • St Vincent's Birmingham Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James R. Andrews practice?
Dr. James Andrews practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Sports Medicine near Birmingham, AL.
Additional practice locations include: Gulf Breeze, FL and Pensacola, FL.
See Birmingham Orthopedic Surgeons, Birmingham Family Physicians, and Birmingham Neurologists.