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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
27 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michelle James is Excellent. Dr. James has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michelle James, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. James graduated from University of California at San Diego, La Jolla. She has 5 awards.

Awards  
Golden Apple Award, Health Volunteers Overseas, 2011
AMA Women Physicians Congress Physician Mentor Recognition Program, 2011
Leadership Fellows Program, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), 2003
Outstanding Clinical Faculty Member, UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1998
Outstanding Clinical Faculty Member, UC Davis Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2006

Affiliations

Dr. James has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Shriners Hospital - Northern Calif 
  • University of California Davis Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Michelle Anne James MD is a female Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Michelle A. James practice?
Dr. Michelle James has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michelle James practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Sacramento, CA.
See Sacramento Orthopedic Surgeons and Sacramento Surgeons.