Dr. James Rodgers, MD

Dr. James Rodgers, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Rodgers, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med in 1976 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6565 S Yale Ave Ste 709

Tulsa, OK 74136

Contact Information

(918) 481-4965

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network

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Top Care Areas


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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

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  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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.


  • Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • U Okla
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • U Okla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rodgers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rodgers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rodgers to family and friends
based on 30 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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Dr. Rodgers' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Muskogee, OK
Dr. Rodgers performed an Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion on my L4/L5 in March of 2015. I had lived for years in extreme pain and I was tired of masking my symptoms with medication. He listened to me, helped me understand my options and pressed my insurance to allow the surgery. A surgery that...more
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in Tulsa, OK
Just had a dual micro discectomy and two replacement Mobi-C discs put it. From our first appointment, Dr. Rodgers was professional, caring, and kind. His office put me at ease, with Carole helping with my surgery information and scheduling. I came to Dr. Rodgers because I knew his reputation and he...more
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in Tulsa,ok
Dr Rogerd is an excellent surgeon. He performed both of my neck surgeries. They fit me into his surgery schedule quickly since I was in major pain and had blown discs due to major traffic accidents. His staff is always courteous and professional. I would highly recommend him.
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in Muldrow Oklahoma
Dr.rodgers is an excellent doctor. I just had surgery and he was there every day checking on me. He was also there on the day of discharge. Love his staff. I would recommend him to my family and friends.
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Would not recommend saw him 3 weeks ago said he would study my mri & CT and call me the week I saw him on Friday. Two weeks later still no call.
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