Dr. James Albers, MD

Sports MedicineMaleAge 59

Dr. Albers
Accepting new patients

McLane Children's Specialty Clinic

1901 SW H K Dodgen Loop Temple, TX 76502

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(254) 724-5437

Dr. James Albers, MD is a Sports Medicine Specialist in Temple, TX and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Galveston medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Albers to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Albers' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Albers accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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    He's friendly, professional, concerned with hearing all my symptoms. Always answers emails quickly and provides answers to my concerns.
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    About Me


    Dr. James Albers, MD is a Sports Medicine Specialist in Temple, TX and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Galveston...Read more


    • Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • Sports Medicine


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    Medical School


    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. James Albers, MD accepting new patients?

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    What are Dr. James Albers, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Albers frequently treats Torticollis, Cerebral Palsy, and Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Albers treats.

    Where is Dr. James Albers, MD's office located?

    Dr. Albers' office is located at 1901 SW H K Dodgen Loop, Temple, TX 76502. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    Does Dr. James Albers, MD offer telehealth services?

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    McLane Children's Specialty Clinic

    Temple Office1901 SW H K Dodgen Loop Temple, TX 76502


    Scott & White Memorial Hospital2401 S 31ST ST Temple, TX 76508

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Albers is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple

    Temple, TX

    74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

    12 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)