Dr. James Rotchford, MD

Acupuncture  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
Dr. James Rotchford, MD
Dr. James Rotchford, MD is an acupuncture doctor who practices in Port Townsend, WA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.


1136 Water St Ste 107

Port Townsend, WA 98368

Contact Information

(360) 385-4843

Dr. James Rotchford, MD

Dr. James Rotchford, MD

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Rotchford believes in getting the best outcomes for his patients as safely as possible. He is willing to prescribe strong and dangerous medicines and procedures when indicated but prefers whenever possible safer alternatives. He was recognized by his community with the Heart of Service Award. In 2012 he was recognized as one of America's Most Compassionate Doctors by Patients Choice (www.patientschoice.org).
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Dr. Rotchford's Experience

Dr. Rotchford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Acupuncture
  • Board certified in Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Acupuncture
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Public Health & General Preventive Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Public Health & General Preventive Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Depression
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Mood Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders


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  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Joint Drainage
  • Medical Acupuncture
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trigger Point Therapy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.


  • University Of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Montreal Gen Hosp-McGill U
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington School Of Public Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • 1974-76
    Other Education | Completed
  • University Of Nantes / U.F.R Of Medicine and Medical Techniques
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rotchford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rotchford's Reviews

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Dr. Rotchford'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
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