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 J. MCCOY, JR, MD

JAMES J. MCCOY, JR, MD

Sports Medicine

Dr. McCoy grew up on Long Island. His dad was a physician and mom was a nurse. Joined the navy after residency. After Navy service started solo orthopedic practice in Charleston in 1978. 2 years later joined Dr Cox in Lowcountry Orthopedics. Learned small boat sailing and fly fishing from his dad. Eagle Scout. He Enjoys tennis and snow skiing. His wife JoAnn is a nurse. Blessed with 7 kids and 13 grandchildren.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

B.A.

Syracuse University, 1965

M.D.

State University of New York at Buffalo, 1971

SURGICAL INTERNSHIP:

Millard Fillmore Hospital, Buffalo, 1971-72

ORTHOPAEDIC RESIDENCY:

State University of New York at Buffalo, 1972-76

SPECIAL INTEREST AND TRAINING:

Arthroscopic and Comprehensive Joint Surgery, adult and pediatric

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE

BOARD CERTIFIED:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

STATE LICENSURE:

South Carolina

ASSOCIATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS

PROFESSIONAL:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • South Carolina Medical Association
  • South Carolina Orthopaedic Association, Past President
  • Dorchester County Medical Society, Past President

GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

BOARD OF TRUSTEES:

Trident Hospital, Past Member

Member of the wellness committee at Ashley Ridge high school and Philip Simmons Elementary School

South Carolina Medical Association Trustee District 13

LEADERSHIP POSITIONS:

  • Past President, Old Fort Sertoma Club
  • Former Member, Summerville Catholic School Board
  • Past Member, St. Thomas the Apostle Church Parish Council

MILITARY SERVICE:

United States Navy, 1976-78