PHYSICIANS

Lowcountry Orthopaedics works directly with employers, occupational clinics, case managers, adjusters, and insurance companies to provide rapid and conservative treatment and appropriate timely, medical management and communication.

JAMES D. SPEARMAN MD

JAMES D. SPEARMAN MD

Sports Medicine

Coming soon.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

B.S.

Biology, The Citadel, 1979

M.D.

Medical University of South Carolina, 1983

EXTERNSHIP:

Adult Orthopaedics, Wilford Hall Medical Center, 1982

GENERAL SURGERY INTERNSHIP:

Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 1983-84

ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY RESIDENCY:

Union Memorial Hospital and John Hopkins Hospital,1984-88

SPORTS MEDICINE FELLOWSHIP:

Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic, Columbus, GA, 1988-89

SPECIAL INTEREST AND TRAINING:

  • Shoulder and Knee Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Hand Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

BOARD CERTIFIED:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

STATE LICENSURE:

South Carolina

ASSOCIATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS

PROFESSIONAL:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • South Carolina Orthopaedic Association
  • South Carolina Medical Association
  • Charleston County Medical Society
  • Dorchester County Medical Society
  • Hughston Society

AWARDS:

  • National Merit Scholarship Finalist
  • “Star of the West” Scholarship, The Citadel
  • Citadel Scholar
  • Phi Kappa Phi, Honor Society

GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

CONSULTING ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON:

Summerville High School Student Athletes