Dr. James Mooney III, MD

Dr. James Mooney III, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. James Mooney III, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Wayne State Univ Som in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and pediatric orthopedic surgery.


Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

(843) 792-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Dr. Mooney III's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wayne State Univ Som
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Bapt Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Bapt Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Childrens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mooney III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mooney III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mooney III to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Mooney III'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 (4)

My daughter was diagnosed with scoliosis a few years back. We met with several surgeons who all suggested she not undergo surgery but try back braces. We noticed her curve getting worse yet they still said keep using the brace. We moved to Charleston and met with Dr. Mooney at MUSC to continue her...more
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Arrogant manner, spoke overconfidently (and incorrectly) about a condition for which he is clearly not up to date.
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