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Dr. John Sims, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.3 (6)
Map Pin Small Amarillo, TX
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Sims, MD

Dr. John Sims, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Amarillo, TX. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from TEXAS TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY and is affiliated with Quail Creek Surgical Hospital, Plains Regional Medical Center, Baptist Saint Anthony's Hospital, Golden Plains Community Hospital, Hansford County Hospital, Pampa Regional Medical Center, Parmer Medical Center and Plains Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Sims an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Sims works at Practice in Amarillo, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Carpal Tunnel Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Sims' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Amarillo Bone & Joint Clinic Llp
    1100 S COULTER ST, Amarillo, TX 79106 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (806) 468-9700
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Physicians Surgical Hospital - Quail Creek
    6819 Plum Creek Dr, Amarillo, TX 79124 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (806) 354-6100

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

Admitting hospitals are where the provider is credentialed to see patients, perform procedures, and send patients for continuous care.

  • Quail Creek Surgical Hospital
  • Plains Regional Medical Center
  • Baptist Saint Anthony's Hospital
  • Golden Plains Community Hospital
  • Hansford County Hospital
  • Pampa Regional Medical Center
  • Parmer Medical Center
  • Plains Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
Back Pain
Broken Arm
Chronic Neck Pain
Dupuytrens Contracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
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Joint Pain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Tenosynovitis
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
Arthrocentesis
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Neuroplasty
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Steroid Injection
Trigger Finger Release
Wrist Replacement
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Bursitis
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Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Congenital Hand Anomaly
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Osteophyte
Elbow Sprain
Foot Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Humerus Fracture
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Lupus
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Medial Epicondylitis
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteopenia
Osteophyte of Hand
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Plantar Fasciitis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Wrist
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Scoliosis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Fracture
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Biceps Tendon Repair
Carpal Tunnel Injection
De Quervain's Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Dupuytren's Contracture Treatment
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Repair
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Ganglion
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Tendon Repair
Hip Replacement Revision
Joint Drainage
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
Wrist Fusion
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    About Dr. John Sims, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1609818855
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • TEXAS TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. John Sims, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Sims is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Sims has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Sims has seen patients for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Sims on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    6 patients have reviewed Dr. Sims. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Sims.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Sims, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Sims appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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