James Messersmith, PA-C

James Messersmith, PA-C

Physician Assistant (PA)  ·  
James Messersmith, PA-C is a physician assistant in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Duke University in 2003 and specializes in physician assistant (pa) and orthopedic surgery.

3609 SW Durham Dr

Durham, NC 27707

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by James Messersmith "I specialize in adult reconstructive surgery doing total hip and total knee replacements with Dr. Kelley. I am licensed by the North Carolina Medical Board and am a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants and Physician Assistants in Orthopedic Surgery. I see patients in the clinic at the hospital and assist with all the surgeries. I live in Durham with my wife and two young children. I enjoys sports coaching my childrens teams and spending time with family."

2  Specialties

  • Physician Assistant (PA)
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

James Messersmith does not have any board certifications listed.

2  Conditions Treated

  • Hip Arthritis
  • Knee Arthritis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Duke University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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James Messersmith's Reviews

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James Messersmith's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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