Dr. James Aymond, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Aymond
Accepting new patients
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Roper St. Francis Physician Partners - Orthopaedics

594 Lone Tree Dr Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

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Dr. James Aymond, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Mount Pleasant, SC and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Aymond has more experience with Spine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Mount Pleasant Hospital and Roper Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Aymond to book an appointment.


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Great surgeon...caring and concerned..couldn't have found a better doctor
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Aug 27, 2019
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I am a registered nurse and found Dr. Aymond to be factual and to the point. Polite and efficient with a high degree of related knowledge in his area of practice.
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Margo – Jul 31, 2019
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Doctor very thorough. Wait too long compared with other Doctors. Focus was on lumbar spine when I am really more concerned about cervical and thoracic spine
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Jul 10, 2019
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Friendly and knowledgeable. Would recommend to anyone with neck or back problems.
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CHarleston – Jun 04, 2019
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First visit was very good. Dr. Aymond spent lot of time explaining my condition and showing me x-rays and mri. We are just starting my treatment.
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Charleston – Jun 03, 2019
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Dr. Aymond did a 2 level disc surgery on me and did disc surgery twice on my husband! He is an excellent surgeon and everyone in his office is super pleasant. He is very quiet, but his bedside manner is excellent and he is a good listener. He also did surgery on my father in law. I wouldn't trust any other surgeon. I highly recommend Dr. Aymond and his staff! Shout out to Laurie who is super sweet!
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Apr 29, 2019
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Dr. Aymond and his staff were very nice! Dr. Aymond wasted no time getting to the root of my back issue. I would definitely recommend him!
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Apr 09, 2019
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Friendly, caring staff. Dr Aymond listens to my and has treated me as an individual, rather than a cookie cutter care plan. He explained my diagnosis, treatment and recovery clearly and honestly.
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Apr 02, 2019
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I have been seeing Dr. Aymond for a few years now. I have had both spinal fusion and cervical fusion surgeries by him. Dr. Aymond listens to his patients, is kind, compassionate, and tries to alleviate pain without surgery first, something I appreciate in a surgeon. And his surgical skills are first rate After a recent MRI, the radiology techs asked who did the work, exclaiming that his work was textbook perfect, something they do not often see. I cannot recommend Dr. Aymond highly enough!
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Rev. Amy in Hollywood, SC – Feb 11, 2019
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i saw Dr Aymond 4 years ago with lower back pain and sciatica. He did x-rays and MRI. i had multiple problems with L4 L5. After trying shots and physical therapy I decided that i should get the fusion surgery. DrAymond left the decision up to me. After a 5 hr. surgery with rods, screws and grafts my lower back and leg if free of pain and i can play golf again. i would highly recommend this doctor!
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Helen in Charleston, SC – Oct 16, 2017
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Was seen on a work comp claim. Tried one injection and said nothing he could do and refused another MRI when told of bad pain. Now I have complete degeneration of lumbar region with a bad l5 do not use
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Atlanta, GA – Aug 16, 2017
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Very rude, smart mouth,impatient and unwilling To listen to patient. Would not recommend this doctor! this doctor and his nurse would rather argue and give you smart comments rather than do the right thing as a medical professional should!
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Moncks Corner, SC – Jun 28, 2017
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Dr. Aymond is a great Doctor, I think all the negativity in the reviews must be from people trying to get painkillers or something. He has a perfectly fine bedside manner. My experience is as follows: 1) met with doctor Aymond, he diagnosed me with a herniated disc and ordered an MRI to facilitate a treatment plan. 2) Got a phone call from his nurse to schedule an MRI and a followup appointment with Dr A. 3) MRI 4) he gave me all the possible options for proceeding and recommendation.
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Ryan in Charleston, SC – Feb 17, 2017
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I needed xrays done of neck and back as I filed for disability, not just for that, but, disability does not accept chiro's xrays I told the receptionist that is why I needed to be seen. Come to find out by Dr. Aymond who was rude about said he does not deal with disability. He did not take xrays and went off my chiro's exrays. I feel like My mom is owed her $50 back as they knew up front why I was coming there and they went ahead and scheduled me knowing Dr. Aymond does not deal with Disability
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Patricia ONeill in Johns Island, SC – Dec 10, 2016
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Dr. Aymond was very patient with my questions, informative and prescribed conservative and reasonable treatment.
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Sam S. in Charleston, SC – Sep 30, 2016
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I was referred to Dr. Aymond for my lower back pain. He immediately had me take an X ray. When he finally came in the room after 30 minutes, he handed me a sheet of paper that said "Diagnosis: Lumbrosacral pain" and walked out very abruptly without explaining anything. The nurse refused to bring him back in the room since he was "too busy with other patients." I can only assume that once Dr. Aymond discovered I didn't need surgery, he saw me as a low value patient and treated me as such.
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Hanahan, SC – Sep 23, 2016
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spent no time assessing me or listening to me. Horrible doctor! Told me it was just a pulled muscle despite looking at X-rays. I just had a spinal fusion from another doctor due to a L3-5 fracture! Stay away from him!!!
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Feb 18, 2016
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Dr. Ayman's is a great doctor. He is a good listener and knows the right questions to ask. When I went to see him about my back we tried several things. He left it up to me when to decide to have surgery. In other words when I reach the point where I couldn't walk without terrible pain was time to have the surgery. My surgery was over seven hours and he put in 2 rods and six screws to stabilize the vertebra in my back. He was diligent in getting me through my rehab. Today pain-free!
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Biography

Dr. James Aymond is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and specializes in the evaluation and treatment of conditions of the spine, including cervical and lumbar disc replacement, as well as spinal fusions and lumbar discectomy for sciatica. He co...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Vanderbilt University Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
Duke University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1988
Duke University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport
Medical School

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Practice Areas

Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.Compare with other Spine specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 25 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aymond treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Aymond treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aymond treats Herniated Disc more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Aymond treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Aymond treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Aymond treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

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Dr. Aymond's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • 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 Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Roper St. Francis Physician Partners - Orthopaedics

Roper St. Francis Physician Partners - Orthopaedics594 Lone Tree Dr Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Roper St. Francis Physician Partners - Orthopaedics2093 Henry Tecklenburg Dr Ste 200e Charleston, SC 29414
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