Dr. James Hoffman, MD

Dr. James Hoffman, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Hoffman, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Stuart, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

1050 SE Monterey Rd Ste 400

Stuart, FL 34994

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fracture Care
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hoffman "We recognize that you have plenty of choices when it comes to orthopaedic care and that's why everything we do is designed to put our patients first. We also offer same day and next day appointments so you can avoid unnecessary ER wait times and expenses."


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome
  • Ligament Tears
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Torn Cartilage


Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Miami/Jackson Memorial
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hoffman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hoffman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hoffman to family and friends
based on 33 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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Dr. Hoffman'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 (10)

in Port Saint Lucie, FL
Nice guy - the office is a nightmare. First there was no parking. I had to park at an adjacent business after driving the parking lot twice. There were almost no seats in the waiting room. Because I had another appointment, I questioned a staff member and was told there were 5 in front of me....more
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We appreciate your feedback and understand your frustration. We are actively exploring alternatives to provide more parking and would be more than happy to address more specifics of your concerns offline. Please feel free to call (772) 403-2295 during normal business hours so we may assist in providing the best orthopaedic care available in a way that is convenient for you.

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in Stuart, FL
After suffering with hip and leg pain for 2 years, on 2/16/17, Dr. James Hoffman replaced my left hip and gave me a new lease on life. I had thought it would go away by itself, but at 81 years old, I realized that old age was creeping up on me and if I wanted to have a better quality of life, it...more
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We're so glad to hear about your positive experience with Dr. Hoffman. Our goal is to provide the very best patient care available, so it's always encouraging to hear about positive experiences.

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in Port Saint Lucie, FL
Dr. Hoffman was very thorough in explaining my options and the procedure to be preformed. He discussed examples of possible problems and outcomes. He takes as long as needed on each appointment. My hip replacement surgery went smoothly and the recover time was acceptable. He has a great...more
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in Pompano Beach, FL
Very rude, arrogant, didn't listen at all and seemed to me to be a bit lost. Was absolutely no help to me. Offered me no direction to go in or medical advice. I went to another doctor who cared about me and was very competent and without surgery my problem has been completely solved.
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It is our goal to provide the best possible care for every patient. Please call (772) 403-2295 during normal business hours so we may discuss your experience in more detail and work to resolve your concern offline while protecting your patient privacy.

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in Ft Pierce, FL
Excellent surgeon and very personable.
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