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James McClurg, MD

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Dr. James McClurg, MD

Contact

Office
5830 Oberlin Dr
#102
San Diego, CA 92121
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Specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Biography

James R. McClurg, MD, specializes in orthopedics and has served the San Diego community in his orthopedic practice since 1992. He treats simple to highly complex shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand, hip, knee and ankle/foot conditions. Dr. McClurg uses a wide range of treatment options, from non-surgical to minimally invasive surgeries in the management of nerve compression, treatment of pain, trauma, deformities and degenerative processes. He is widely known for his arthroscopic experience, successful outcomes and patient satisfaction. 


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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery, 2018
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, 2010
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1994

Medical Education

  • University of Puerto Rico, MD, 1986

Internships

  • University Hospital, General Surgery, 1987

Residencies

  • University Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1991

Fellowships

  • Loma Linda University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand, 1992
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