Dr. James McGlowan Jr, MD

Dr. James McGlowan Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(63)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James McGlowan Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Brockton, MA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

49 Pearl St

Brockton, MA 02301

Contact Information

(781) 618-1944

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 92% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • 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
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • State University Of Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Med Cen
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Umass Memorial Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McGlowan Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McGlowan Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McGlowan Jr to family and friends
3.1
based on 63 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (63)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (25)

Dr. McGlowan Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

in Dighton, MA
I am a firefighter and tore a muscle off of my my rotator cuff while fighting a fire. I brought my MRI disc to Dr, McGlowan Jr. He took the time to go over the MRI with me and talk about the surgery. I could have gone anywhere for the surgery. I chose Dr. McGlowan because of his years of experience...more
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in Boston, MA
I waited a while to get my shoulder repaired. I don't recommend it. I injured it 20 years ago skiing, it just got worse over the years. At 8 weeks out I have been without the sling for 6 weeks. Exercising and PT have my range of motion to almost 100%. Working on strength training now. I'm looking...more
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in Buffalo, NY
Workers Comp sent me to this guy after withholding 2 months of treatment. When I got to the office I sat in the waiting room for 20 minutes and by the time I got called in with the doctor he talked to me for about 2 minutes. He never asked me about my pain levels, I had to keep asking him to...more
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in Queensbury, NY
After seeing me for a few minutes McGlowan deduced that even though I had a herniated disc with a bone fragment as well as 2 vertebrae in retrolithesis that all I was suffering from was a lumbosacral strain and following continued physical therapy I was good to return to work. This was completely...more
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in Massachusetts
Worse physician I have ever seen. Visit was about 5 minutes long and during visit he was eating his lunch.. Not professional, very poor in listening and didn't seem to concern about my level of pain. Recommend you pick another Ortho physician
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