Dr. James Shortt MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 45 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. James Shortt has 3 office locations.
Maxfield Commerce Park
5741 Bee Ridge Rd
Ste 590
Sarasota, FL 34233

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Shortt, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Satisfactory. Dr. Shortt has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 1.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.8
  • Currently 1.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Personal Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Shortt graduated from Dalhousie University Faculty Of Medicine, Halifax.


Dr. Shortt has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Doctors Hospital Of Sarasota 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 10 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans


  • French
  • Greek
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James Shortt practice?
Dr. James Shortt practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Sarasota, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Venice, FL and Bradenton, FL.
See Sarasota Orthopedic Surgeons.