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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Plas James, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Spine Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. James has been reviewed by 44 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. James graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. James has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Southern Regional Medical Center 
  • Saint Joseph'S Hospital Of Atlanta 
  • Atlanta Medical Center 


  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Plas James MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Plas James practice?
Dr. Plas James has 1 office location.
Dr. Plas James practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Atlanta, GA.
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