Dr. James Chappuis, MD

Dr. James Chappuis, MD

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Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(490)

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Dr. James Chappuis, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

Spine Center Atlanta

3161 Howell Mill Rd NW Ste 410

Atlanta, GA 30327
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Bluegrass Family Health

Locations

Spine Center Atlanta

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  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Sat: 10:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Spine Center Atlanta North

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 9:00pm
    • Sat: 10:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice Option POS
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Chappuis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chappuis treats Low Back Pain more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Chappuis treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chappuis treats Back Pain more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Chappuis treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Chronic Neck Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chappuis treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 25% of his peers

Dr. Chappuis treats this condition more than 25% of his peers

Dr. Chappuis' conditions and procedures:

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Spinal Exposure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Strain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Spur
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Failed Back Surgery Revision
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lupus
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Bone Trauma
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Revision of Arthroplasty Surgery
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

About Me

Biography

"James L. Chappuis, MD, FACS, is the visionary, founder, owner, senior orthopedic spine surgeon and Chairman of the Board at Orthopaedic & spine surgery of Atlanta a/k/a SpineCenterAtlanta, a comprehensive physician-guided spine care program in A...

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Klinikum Karlsbad Langensteinbach
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Campbell Fndn University Of Tn
Residency Hospital
1982
Methodist Hsp Central Unit
Residency Hospital
1981
Mercy Hosp
Internship Hospital
1980
Medical College of Ohio
Medical School
1977
University of Toledo
Undergraduate School
1998
1985
1982
1981
1980
1977

Awards

Dr. Chappuis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chappuis

4.8

Based on 490 reviews

5 Stars
88.16326530612245%
(432)
4 Stars
8.571428571428571%
(42)
3 Stars
1.6326530612244898%
(8)
2 Stars
0.20408163265306123%
(1)
1 Star
1.4285714285714286%
(7)

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Very relaxing waiting room. Receptionist was friendly and efficient.
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i love this lace
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This doctor has the best bedside manner I've ever experienced. He truly listens and cares for his patients. AWESOME!!!
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Attentive and informative
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understanding and willing to answer any questions
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I appreciate the excellent level of professionalism displayed at every level of the experience. I feel confident that a personal interest has been taken with my care. I am thankful for the patience displayed in answering my questions and providing care as well as follow-up.
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Dr. Chappuis and his staff were phenomenal. The staff was kind and professional. Dr Chappuis saw me, explained to me his diagnosis and why he came to the final diagnosis. He was also prompt, polite and professional. I definitely recommend him to anyone with pain problems.
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awesome everyone was very nice and explained everything
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Dr. Chappuis spent time and went over our case. We feel that we are getting the best care and guidance. They have a great staff as well.
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Awesome!
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was goog
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everyone is nice and cordial i dont mind waiting and i am getting what i believe is the best in treatment.
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i feel good about my recovery tr
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Everything was explained. The staff was very supportive and friendly. Val, Alex and Vaun were friendly and answered all of my questions with ease.
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The doctor is very knowledgable and caring.
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Really good experience.
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excellent, everything was explained.
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I'm able to understand my condition and what my future my bring due to my surgery.. They have been a great help in assisting me getting back on my feet after having back surgery in January of 2019. This Spine Center of Atlanta is a true blessing
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They are very professional and friendly.
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great staff
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