Dr. James Cobey, MD

Dr. James Cobey, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. James Cobey, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

106 Irving St NW Ste 420S

Washington, DC 20010

Contact Information

(202) 877-7111

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
more than 66% of peers
more than 62% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
more than 60% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture


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7  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Newington Chldns Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Yale Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cobey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cobey's Reviews

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1 review

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Dr. Cobey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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