Dr. James McWilliam, MD

Dr. James McWilliam, MD

Pain Management  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

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Dr. James McWilliam, MD is a pain management specialist in Harrison, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in pain management and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

Specialty Orthopaedics

600 Mamaroneck Ave Ste 101

Harrison, NY 10528
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Achilles Tendinitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 91% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
more than 89% of peers

Dr. McWilliam'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.

Dr. McWilliam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McWilliam "Dr. James R McWilliam, MD is a Orthopedic Surgeon - Foot & Ankle Surgery practicing in Harrison, NY, started practicing 1991. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons American Medical Association Massachusetts Orthopaedic Society PROCEDURES & TREATMENTS OFFERED BY Dr. McWilliam Bunions and Hammertoes Ankle Instability And Sports Related Injuries Posterior Tibial Tendon Ankle Replacement and Arthritis Adult Flatfoot Disorders FORMS OF PAYMENT cash, checks, major credit cards WEBSITE footandankle dot md "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McWilliam "At Specialty Orthopaedics, our team of fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons have specialized experience in: 

  • Joint Reconstruction and Arthritis
  • Foot and Ankle
  • Spine and Scoliosis
  • Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Sports Medicine

2  Specialties

  • Pain Management
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. McWilliam does not have any board certifications listed.

125  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • 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
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • 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
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Still's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Loyola Univerisity
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Georgetown University Washington, DC - M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - Medical College of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Foot and ankle surgery - American sports medicine institute, Birmingham, Alabama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McWilliam has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McWilliam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McWilliam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McWilliam to family and friends
62 total reviews (40 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

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Dr. McWilliam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (40)

great doctor wonderful doctor and secretary maria is the best... fixed the pain in my ankle and no pain now
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i had a wonderful experience with him and will highly recommend him to family and friends.
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I had a large bunion that was causing additional foot complications. I asked Dr McWilliam to manage it with conservative measures, and he did so willingly. When it became clear that surgery would be necessary, he thoroughly explained the operation and did an excellent job. My foot is fixed! Besides...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. McWilliam. I had been suffering for a year with pain in my left foot. I finally went to Dr. McWilliam who diagnosed it quickly and explained thoroughly what was wrong. Although he is a surgeon, we went with a conservative approach until surgery was the only option. The...more
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My experience with Dr McWilliam was excellent. He is very patient and listened to all my questions and concerns. I was very nervous about the surgery but he made me feel very comfortable.
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