Dr. James McClurg, MD

Dr. James McClurg, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. James McClurg, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Ponce Sch Of Med in 2013 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine orthopedic joint reconstruction, and more.

5830 Oberlin Dr

San Diego, CA 92121

Contact Information

(619) 297-9500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. McClurg's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

2  Board Certifications

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

35  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
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger
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16  Procedures

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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McClurg to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. McClurg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • 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 (3)

I will always be grateful to Dr. McClurg for after dealing with pain for six years and several doctors without any good outcome I was referred to Dr. McClurg who took great care of me. I was so blessed to have someone refer me to Dr. McClurg who in just a couple of weeks was able to determine I...more
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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.
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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...more
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