Dr. James McClurg, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
(12)
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Dr. James McClurg, MD
Dr. James McClurg, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 4 years. Dr. McClurg is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla and Sharp Memorial Hospital.

7485 Mission Valley Rd Ste 103

San Diego, CA 92108

Contact Information

(619) 297-9500

Dr. James McClurg, MD

Dr. James McClurg, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
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more than 67% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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more than 26% of peers
Joint Drainage
normal
more than 19% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Limb Reattachment
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Ponce Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2013
  • Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Puerto Rico Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Puerto Rico Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loma Linda University Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McClurg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. McClurg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McClurg to family and friends
3.8
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. McClurg's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in La Mesa, CA |
His dedication, skills, kindness is profound, He listen to his patients. He has a well organized team in his office. Every one is ready to help with whatever you need.
in La mesa,Cal. |
Dr. Mcclurg was a very compasionate, knowledgeable,gentle and professional individual while he provided care to my upper extremities. His practice were always very profesionale and always tentative to assist me. I will refer everyone to Dr. Mcclurg practice that need his assistance. I have no complaints once so ever. I am greatful for his ability in doing a good job in my care as a patient, I definitely give him a big 5! Thank you very much.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. McClurg accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. McClurg has admitting privileges

Sharp Memorial Hospital
7901 Frost St
San Diego, CA 92123
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Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
9888 Genesee Ave
La Jolla, CA 92037
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