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Dr. James Bates

Dr. James Bates

“I provide quality, compassionate care.”

  • Welcomes new patients
Specialty
  • Orthopedic surgery (Board certified)
Advanced degree
  • Medical Doctor (MD)
619-286-9480
5555 Reservoir Drive,
Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120

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Biography plus

I was inspired to become a physician as it is a challenging profession with immense personal satisfaction. I always strive for excellence in the practice of medicine and surgery and provide compassion in caring for all patients.

When I am not working, I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, exploring the outdoors, incorporating adventures, sailing and water sports.

Age: 52
In practice since: 1998
Gender: Male
Additional language spoken: German

Education plus

  • Medical School: University of Cincinnati
  • Internship: Naval Medical Center San Diego
  • Residency: Cornell Medical Center

Treatments and conditions plus

  • ACL tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy and arthroplasty
  • Back evaluation and treatment
  • Bloodless medicine
  • Bunions
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Femoral Acetabular Impingement
  • Foot Problems
  • Fracture Management
  • Growth Problems
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ligament Injuries
  • Meniscal Tear
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neck Pain
  • Orthotics
  • Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Oxford® Partial Knee Replacement
  • Physical Therapy
  • Post-Polio Syndrome
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Rickets
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections
  • Shoulder Joint Replacement
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sprains
  • Tendon Repair
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Trauma
  • Upper Extremity Surgery

Insurances accepted plus

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Phone: 619-286-9480
5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120
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