Dr. James Bee, MD

Dr. James Bee, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Bee, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, musculoskeletal oncology, and more.

4110 Briargate Pkwy Ste 300

Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas


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

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bee "Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group is dedicated to comprehensive, specialized and exceptional patient care. Our subspecialized physicians treat sports injuries, hand and arm injuries, foot and ankle problems, back and neck pain, hip and knee conditions and arthritis. Our onsite services include X-ray, MRI, orthotics and prosthetics, physical and occupational therapy and outpatient surgery. Furthermore, our evening and Saturday hours allow same day appointments for your urgent orthopedic needs."


  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Oncology
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Saint John Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • St John Hospital And Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne State University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Panorama Orthopedics& Spine Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bee has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bee's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bee to family and friends
based on 60 total reviews (29 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

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Dr. Bee's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

in Colorado Springs
Have been a patient for 14 years, he has performed several surgeries very successfully.
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in Canon City
Dr Bee. Thank you so much for taking time to go over my medical issues throughly. Thank you for addressing everything option with me and being so understanding. It had been a rough week for me and you understood and tried to get me to laugh. Thank you for being so caring. I look forward to you...more
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in Colorado Springs, CO
Dr Bee was caring, professional and very up front on what to expect after a multi level neck fusion. The surgeryworked out amazing well! The staff is friendly and efficient as well! Inam very happy with the results, Thank you Dr Bee!!
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in Colorado Springs, CO
I have had many opportunities for contact with Dr Bee.: before and after surgery, in appointments for diagnosis, and for creating a strategy for lifestyle changes before future surgeries. He is straight forward, honest, direct, educational, and caring. My spine surgery was complicated and...more
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Thank you for your positive feedback, Jon!

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in Colorado Springs, CO
When I first went to Dr.Bee I was having balance issues and a lot of leg pain. Dr. Bee discovered the cause was in my neck. He insisted I have immediate surgery. The recovery time was 3.5 months, but results were amazing! Dr. Bee under promises but over delivers. I feel like a new person! I highly...more
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