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Dr. James Carr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
3.7 (50)
Map Pin Small Atascadero, CA
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. James Carr, MD

Dr. James Carr, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Atascadero, CA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 28 years of experience. They graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University and is affiliated with Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center, French Hospital Medical Center and Twin Cities Community Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Carr an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Carr works at Practice in Atascadero, CA with other offices in San Luis Obispo, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Degenerative Disc Disease, Intervertebral Disc Disease and Low Back Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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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Dr. Carr's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    8844 Morro Rd, Atascadero, CA 93422 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (805) 547-2800
  2. 2
    Allergy Partners of California Inc.
    1551 Bishop St Ste 220, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (805) 547-2800

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center
  • French Hospital Medical Center
  • Twin Cities Community Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Degenerative Disc Disease
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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.
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Back Pain
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Herniated Disc
Hip Tendinitis
Joint Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Interlaminar Spacer
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Spinal Fusion
Steroid Injection
Abdominal Pain
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Constipation
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Foot Conditions
Fracture
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Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hand Conditions
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Ligament Tears
Limb Pain
Lipomas
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Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Lupus
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Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Myelopathy
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Rotator Cuff Tear
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Sacrum Disorders
Secondary Malignancies
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Upper Back Pain
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Herniated Disc Surgery
Joint Drainage
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
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    3.7
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    Based on 50 ratings
    Patient Ratings (50)
    5 Star
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    (15)
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    About Dr. James Carr, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1720197353
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of California Davis Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Via Christi Regional Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northeast Ohio Medical University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • California State University Northridge
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Carr has seen patients for Degenerative Disc Disease, Intervertebral Disc Disease and Low Back Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Carr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    50 patients have reviewed Dr. Carr. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Carr.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Carr, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Carr 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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