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Orthopaedic Surgeon
47 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Shortt, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Below Average. Dr. Shortt has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 2 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.4
Promptness 2.4
Courteous Staff 2.5
Accurate Diagnosis 1.9
Bedside Manner 1.5
Spends Time with Me 1.5
Follows Up After Visit 1.5

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 


  • Spanish
  • English
  • Greek
  • French
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. James Shortt MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 47 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James Shortt practice?
Dr. James Shortt has 3 office locations.
Dr. James Shortt practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Sarasota, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Bradenton, FL and Venice, FL.
See Sarasota Orthopedic Surgeons.