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Dr. James Bates

Dr. James Bates

Dr. James Bates

Welcoming new patients

"I provide quality, compassionate care."

Locations

619-286-9480

Mon. - Fri., 9 am to 5 pm

5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120

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619-286-9480

Mon. - Fri., 9 am to 5 pm

5555 Reservoir Drive, Suite 104
San Diego, CA 92120

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Biography

Biography

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.

Biographical Details

Age: 50
In practice since: 1998
Gender: Male

Additional Language Spoken

  • German
Hospital and Medical Group Affiliations
Education

Education

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

Treatments and Conditions

  • ACL Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy/Arthroplasty
  • Back Evaluation/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
Practice Features

Practice Features

  • Second Opinions
Insurances Accepted

Insurances Accepted

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