Dr. James Gilbert, MD

Dr. James Gilbert, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. James Gilbert, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Silver Spring, MD and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine and orthopedic surgery.

8401 Colesville Rd Ste 50

Silver Spring, MD 20910

Contact Information

(301) 588-7888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Foot Sprain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

92  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • 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 Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • 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
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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30  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Amherst College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Duke Univ Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Baylor Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Princeton U
    Other Education | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gilbert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gilbert's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilbert to family and friends
33 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Gilbert's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on myself and the entire M.O.S.T. practice.  As patient health, recovery, and satisfaction of are our upmost priority, your feedback allows us to improve and be the best practitioners possible.  Please let us know what we are doing well and how your treatment experience was.  Did your surgery allow for you to get back to running marathons?  Was our physical

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Patient Comments (13)

Dr Gilbert was amazing. He has a very comforting bedside manner. He took the time to explain my problem and the treatment alternatives. He recommended physical therapy and when I didn’t get any better., he did an arthroscopic procedure on my knee. It is back to new. Highly recommend this doctor.
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Dr Gilbert was amazing. He has a wonderful bedside manner and the office staff treated me like family. I can’t say enough good thing s about them. My ACL repaired knee feels like new. I am back playing professional soccer and I couldn’t have done it without MOST
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Writing this today 2/13/17 from MOST. My wife popped something in her knee this morning and cannot walk. We just arrived at MOST after making appointment via phone as we drove over as she needs to be seen today. Going to be seen shortly. Great place. Previously, for me Dr. Gilbert looked at...more
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I found Dr. Gilbert to be friendly, caring and paid attention to my complaints. I was especially impressed by his credentials and knowledge of orthopedic issues. I would recommend him to absolutely anyone who has an orthopedic issue and assure them that they are in the hands of a highly trained and...more
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Having a doctor that cares and has a great bedside manner is important. Dr. Gilbert is that. Plus he has a great team that cares too. I did not need surgery, but he got me up and around with some physical therapy.
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