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Dr. James Lawler, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in San Luis Obispo, CA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Read his story
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Dr. Lawler's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Lawler "Dr Lawler has been practicing for over 35 years and enjoys what he does and the patients he sees. His practice consists primarily of total joint replacements and patient education for the best possible results. He has been using the Anterior Approach for Hip Replacement for over 8 years. "
This content was provided by Dr. Lawler "I strive to provide my patients with the best Orthopedic care possible. I believe that listening to my patients concerns are of utmost concern."
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Hip Replacement Revision
Knee Replacement Revision
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
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.
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
Medical College Of Wisconsin
Medical School | Graduated 1974
University Of Hawaii
Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
University Of Hawaii
Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine