Dr. James H. Lubowitz, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 52

1692 Hospital Dr
Santa Fe, NM 87505
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Hospital Quality

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Holy Cross Hospital
1397 Weimer Road
Taos, NM 87571

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  • Yes
New Mexico Knee Surgery
New Mexico Knee Surgery
1692 Hospital Dr
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Taos Orthopaedic Institute
Taos Orthopaedic Institute
1219 Gusdorf Rd Ste A
Taos, NM 87571
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    Dr. Lubowitz's Experience

    Dr. Lubowitz's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Cartilage Implantation
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Cartilage Treatment
    • Meniscus Transplantation
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Cartilage Degeneration
    • Cartilage Disorders
    • Cartilage Tear
    • Chondromalacia
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
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    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Ligament Rupture
    • Knee Pain
    • Knee Tendinitis
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Ligament Tears
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Meniscal Cyst
    • Meniscus Injuries
    • Meniscus Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patella Dislocations
    • Patella Tendon Tears
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Does arthroscopic partial meniscectomy result in knee osteoarthritis?, 2010
    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Penn
    Graduated in 1988

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California Los Angeles
    Complete in 1989

    Residency Hospital

    University Of California Los Angeles
    Complete in 1993

    Fellowship Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    Harvard University
    Graduated in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lubowitz & Staff

    • English
    • German
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Lubowitz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lubowitz

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lubowitz to family and friends

    27 responses
    same as
    national average

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    Dr. Lubowitz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    27 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    27 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 26 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Lubowitz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    New Mexico Knee Surgery
    1692 Hospital Dr
    Santa Fe, NM 87505
    (505) 603-1211 (Office)
    B
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute
    1219 Gusdorf Rd Ste A
    Taos, NM 87571
    (575) 758-0009 (Office)
    C
    New Mexico Knee Surgery
    Jemez Physical Therapy
    2101 Trinity Dr Ste N
    Los Alamos, NM 87544
    (505) 603-1211 (Office)
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    Dr. Lubowitz's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Lubowitz
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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