Dr. Jimmy Tamai, MD

Dr. Jimmy Tamai, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(6)
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Dr. Jimmy Tamai, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Fairbanks, AK. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

1275 Sadler Way Ste 101

Fairbanks, AK 99701

Contact Information

(907) 374-4463

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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more than 35% of peers
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
normal
more than 30% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 17% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Foot Conditions
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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.

Education

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Osf Saint Francis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Brooke Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tamai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tamai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tamai to family and friends
4.2
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Tamai's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Tamai accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Tamai has admitting privileges

Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
1650 Cowles St
Fairbanks, AK 99701
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