Dr. Jean E. Oakes, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Female • Age 60

1600 7th Ave S Ste 316
Birmingham, AL 35233
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Hospital Quality

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Children's of Alabama
1600 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Uab Highlands
1201 11th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35205

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Childrens Hospital Ped Ortho
Childrens Hospital Ped Ortho
1600 7th Ave S Ste 316
Birmingham, AL 35233
Orthopaedic Specialists Alabama
MONTCLAIR ORTHOPEDIC SURGEONS
720 Montclair Rd Ste 200
Birmingham, AL 35213
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    Dr. Oakes' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Hand Surgery
    • Internal Medicine
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    1
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Excision of Facial Bone
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Fusion
    2
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Med College
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Med Center
    University Of Al Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Oakes & Staff

    • English
  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. Oakes' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Oakes has admitting privileges:

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    • Children's of Alabama

    • Uab Highlands

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Oakes

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    6 responses
    below
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 6 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Oakes
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Childrens Hospital Ped Ortho
    1600 7th Ave S Ste 316
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 939-9146 (Office)
    B
    Orthopaedic Specialists Alabama
    MONTCLAIR ORTHOPEDIC SURGEONS
    720 Montclair Rd Ste 200
    Birmingham, AL 35213
    (205) 591-2516 (Office)
    (205) 592-1764 (Fax)
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