Dr. James Alberts, MD

Dr. James Alberts, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. James Alberts, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Edmonds, WA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

7320 216th St SW Ste 320

Edmonds, WA 98026

Contact Information

(425) 673-3916

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alberts performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Alberts's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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23  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alberts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alberts' Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alberts to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Alberts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Alberts is the BEST!! Trust me I have worked in surgery for over 40 years! His compassion and listening to the patient goes beyond normal practice! He did a two level cervical spine fusion at C5-C6 and C6-C7 with a bone graft from my hip. With in two weeks I was off all pain meds except...more
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Dr Alberts truly cares about you.. he’s patient, VERY knowledgeable, skilled and friendly. I trust him completely and I’ve had other orthopedic doctors so feel I give a non biased opinion. Staff is amazing also!
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The dr prescribed an epidural and told me that if the terrible agonizing pain was not gone in 10 days, they would operate. After almost 10 days, no improvement, so I called to get the surgery scheduled. I was told that I had to wait for 6 wks after the last shot to get the surgery. I said no, if...more
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Everyones medical needs and recovery is different. I had surgery and its been 3 months. My mobility is still an issue but small motor skills have vastly improved. Dr Alberts has been honest, straightforward and given me realistic and accurate assessments. I find his team very organized and...more
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In 2012 when I lived in the Seattle area, and was in the 2nd trimester of pregnancy with our second child, I had a cervical disc rupture. My primary care physician recommended Dr. Alberts. Dr. Alberts was my first choice after getting second opinions. He took time on the phone to answer questions...more
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