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James Jackson, DO

  • Accepting New Patients
  • Offers Phone/Video Appointments

About James

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.

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
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Office Of Group Benefits
  • Self Insured
  • United Health Care
  • United Medical Resources
  • Vantage Health Plan, Inc.
Affiliations Memorial Medical Group
Education
  • College
  • University of Florida Gainesville, FL
  • Medical School
  • Nova SE University Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL
  • Fellowship
  • Houston Methodist Hospital Houston, TX
James Jackson, DO
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Offers Phone/Video Appointments
Contact Information
Phone: 337-494-4900
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