Dr. Loren James, MD

Dr. Loren James, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Loren James, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Prattville, AL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

2709 Legends Pkwy

Prattville, AL 36066

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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VIVA Health

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Dr. James' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 84% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Knee Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. James treats Knee Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. James treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. James' conditions and procedures:

Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to exceptional patient care. Your experience is all that matters to us. From the moment you contact us for an appointment, visiting us for an initial consultation, to the days and weeks after surgery, we are here to help you every step of the way.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Education

  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
  • 2007
    Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2007
  • Millsaps College
    Undergraduate School

Dr. James' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. James

4.4

Based on 19 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. James fixed my shattered wrist and most recently a rotator cuff tear. He has always been very easy to talk with. He discusses all options and encourages participation in the final decision making process as far as physical therapy to surgery. I live in Pelham but would go to him in Prattville...Read More
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Dr. James is great with his all his patients. He takes time to listen to all your concerns. I would highly recommend Lemak Health and Dr. James
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Dr. James is a TOP NOTCH surgeon. He extremely thorough with his exams and not pushy with his diagnoses. He goes above and beyond to make sure that you are comfortable moving forward with whatever decision you make. His staff is very knowledgeable, polite, and professional. I would recommend...Read More
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Dr. James is outstanding! He was able to specifically diagnose my knee pain. While he is an Orthopedic Surgeon, he did not push me into a "surgical only option". After ordering the approproate tests, he was able to explain, in detail, the multitude of issues with my knee. I was given honest...Read More
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Dr. James has operated on my son four times now (most recently today!) for repeated meniscus tears. He has never failed to be amazing, taking the time to talk me through the procedures, his findings and expectations. He has sent biopsies to the lab following three of the surgeries , even talking...Read More
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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