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Dr. James M Lancaster Jr Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. James M Lancaster Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Expertise

    21 Expertise

  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Surgery
  • Knee Injuries
  • Hip Surgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Bone Fracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Laminectomy
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Arthroscopy
  • Hip Disorders
  • Sports Medicine
  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School

    Graduated in 1979

  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

    Residency

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