Dr. James Shropshire, MD

Family Medicine •  Male • Age 59
Dr. Shropshire

Richland Medical Center

2690 Research Park Dr Ste F Fitchburg, WI 53711

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(608) 417-8585

Dr. James Shropshire, MD is a family medicine specialist in Fitchburg, WI and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in 1989 and specializes in family medicine, sports medicine, and more.

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Dr. Shropshire accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Health Net
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
INTotal Health
Midwest Health Plan
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Simply Healthcare Plans
Staywell (Wellcare)
The Alliance
The Alliance PPO
WEA Trust
Wellcare of Georgia
WPS Health Insurance

Background Check

1 board action Found
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (2/13/2012)View details
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Dr. Shropshire's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

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Known Dr. Shropshire my whole life. He always cares about his patients and accurately and effectively diagnoses and perscribes medications. He works cloesly with you to make sure you’re getting the help you need.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Shropshire brings twenty years of relationship building and practice experience to the Meriter Medical Group. Influenced by his father, Dr. Shropshire grew up with a love for people and medicine. He not only enjoys the clinical side of his career...


  • Family Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications


University of Minnesota Medical Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Minnesota Health Center
Internship Hospital
University Of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School


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Richland Medical Center

Meriter Fitchburg2690 Research Park Dr Ste F Fitchburg, WI 53711

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Unitypoint Health Meriter

Madison, WI

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018, 2017)