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Last directory upload November-06-2018

James O. Sanders MD

James O. Sanders MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical School / Professional School:
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Sanders earned his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, completed his orthopaedics residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center, and a fellowship in pediatric orthopaedics and scoliosis at the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital. He has published numerous articles and book chapters on treatment of pediatric orthopaedic problems. Dr. Sanders is considered a national leader in pediatric orthopaedics and has won national awards for his research and treatment methods. He is a Professor of Orthopaedics and the Chief of URMC Pediatric Orthopaedics. His research interests include spinal deformity, the relationship of growth to musculoskeletal disorders, and understanding human gait. Dr. Sanders is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a member of the American Orthopaedic Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Scoliosis Research Society, the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, and the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine.

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University Orthopaedic Associates of Rochester

601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester New York 14642
Monroe County
Phone: 585-275-5321
Fax:      585-756-4721

Location Comments: The Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation is the largest and most comprehensive orthopaedic group in the Rochester, NY nine-county region. We have nearly forty sub-specialists with expertise spanning every area of orthopaedics. Most of our specialists have completed extensive subspecialty training (known as a fellowship) in their respective areas of orthopaedics. Our patient care orthopaedic subspecialty areas encompass: Adult Reconstruction, (Evarts Joint Center); Bone Health, Osteoporosis; Foot and Ankle; Hand and Wrist; Orthopaedic Oncology; Urgent Care; Pediatric Orthopaedics; Shoulder and Elbow; Spine; Sports Medicine; and Trauma, Fracture Care.

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University Orthopaedic Associates of Rochester

4901 Lac De Ville Boulevard Bldg. D
Rochester New York 14618
Monroe County
Phone: 585-275-2225
Fax:      585-760-7970

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