Dr. James Cameron, MD

Dr. James Cameron, MD

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Dr. James Cameron, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Emory Univ Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, and more.Read his story

200 Patewood Dr Bldg C

Greenville, SC 29615

Contact Information

(864) 454-7422

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Cameron's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cameron "I moved to the United States from Zimbabwe in 1997 and completed high school in Chattanooga, Tennessee. I attended Furman University where I played tennis while majoring in Health & Exercise Science. I then earned my medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and completed my residency at the University of Chicago. Following this, I completed a fellowship in hip and knee replacement surgery at Scripps Clinic in La Jolla, California. I have since moved back to the east coast to be closer to family."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cameron "My goal is to get to know you and understand the impact your hip or knee pain is having on your overall health and function.  I also want to understand your goals of treatment. Ultimately we work together to manage your arthritis conservatively and only consider surgical intervention when conservative treatment has failed."


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hip Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)


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  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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.


  • Furman Univeristy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Emory Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Univeristy Of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Scripps Clinic/Green Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cameron has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cameron's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cameron to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Cameron's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes
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Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Cameron was very informative and patient from my first visit regarding my potential hip replacement right through my last post surgery visit. I never felt like I was being pushed through the process at any time. He and his staff answered all of my questions professionally and thoroughly...more
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Dr. Cameron is very easy to talk to, makes everything clear and understandable, is happy to take the time to answer your questions. I was very confident from the minute I met him that I was in good hands. Since my surgery I have been very happy with the results. I would definitely recommend him...more
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I was very pleased with Dr. Cameron. In his words, he treats the patient not the X-Ray. Over a two year period he gave me solid advise before moving forward on my hip replacement. It is doubtful you will find a better surgeon than Dr. Cameron.
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Best decision I made was coming to Dr. Cameron. He is kind, & courteous, with a straightforward manner. He explained everything so there were no surprises. Six months now and my knee back to normal.
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Dr. Cameron is knowledgeable and expert in all he does. He is easy to talk with and very considerate. I have had one hip replacement and am about to get another. I have every confidence in him and his staff.
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