James Jackson, DO

  • Orthopedics
  • ,
  • Sports Medicine
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Offers Phone/Video Appointments

Location Information

Primary Location

Memorial Medical Group Orthopedics & Sports Medicine - Nelson Road

4345 Nelson Road
101
Lake Charles, LA70605

Contact Information

Hours
Day of the WeekHours
Mon8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
SatClosed
SunClosed

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About James Jackson, DO

Dr. Jackson joins the Lake Charles Memorial healthcare team after recently completing his Orthopedic Sports Fellowship at Houston Methodist. During his fellowship he obtained advanced surgical training in cartilage restoration including MACI and osteochondral allografts with and without osteotomies, meniscal repair, knee ligament reconstruction, shoulder stabilization procedures including labral repair and Latarjet, elbow surgery including Tommy John and UCL repair with internal brace, total shoulder arthroplasty with 3D planning, arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs with and without patch augmentation, and other advanced arthroscopic techniques of the knee, shoulder, and elbow. While in Houston he also had the opportunity to be a part of the Houston Texans, Houston Astros, and NASA Astronaut Corp medical team. As part of the Astros medical team, he was part of the first ever MLB combine where he assisted in the evaluation of future draft picks. He served as the head team physician for Manvel High School (Division 5A), and as assistant team physician for Rice University.

Education

Medical School

Nova SE University

Residency

Houston Methodist Hospital

Education

Medical School

Nova SE University

Residency

Houston Methodist Hospital

Affiliations

  • Memorial Medical Group

Insurances Accepted

Aetna Health Inc.
Blue Cross / Blue Shield
Cigna Health And Life Insurance Company
Hmo Louisiana, Inc.
Humana
IMA
Louisiana Health Service & Indemnity Company
Meritain Health
Office Of Group Benefits
Self Insured
United Health Care
United Medical Resources
Vantage Health Plan, Inc.

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