Dr. James Sedlis, MD

Dr. James Sedlis, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. James Sedlis, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Alabaster, AL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1995 and specializes in sports medicine and pediatric sports medicine.

831 1st St N

Alabaster, AL 35007

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sedlis "As a primary care sports medicine physician, I believe that the whole body cannot be healthy unless each part is healthy. I provide non-surgical musculoskeletal care to athletes at every level of competition as well as non-athlete patients."

2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

13  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Physical Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Pomona College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • New York University Medical Center Tisch Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • American Sports Medicine Institute Birmingham Al
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Washington State
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Sedlis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sedlis to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Sedlis' 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 (3)

He sent me to therapy which was extremely expensive! I was 6 & 1/2 months into the injury. My face was starting to swell & all of this was coming from my shoulder. According to my research, with the type of injury that I am experiencing, therapy should have taking place no later than 6-8 weeks into...more
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He misdiagnosed my condition and sent me to months of expensive physical therapy that made my condition worse. His first idea was to cut me open for what turned out to be a stress fracture that needed to heal with a splint. After many painful months of therapy, I finally got a second opinion and...more
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He did everything possible to get my daughter back on the field without sacrificing or damaging her any further. Very well pleased with the treatment and results of our care.
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