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James M. Gregory, MD

James M. Gregory, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist)
James M. Gregory, MD

James M. Gregory, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist)

Personal Statement

Dr. James M. Gregory is a well-respected orthopaedic surgeon and Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. He specializes in the management and surgical treatment of shoulder and elbow problems. He has extensive education and training in shoulder and elbow repair. State-of-the-art, minimally invasive, arthroscopic techniques are used whenever possible to help accelerate the rehabilitation process for conditions such as rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability, tennis elbow, and shoulder or elbow stiffness.

Dr. Gregory received his undergraduate degree from Duke University, and graduated magna cum laude. He graduated medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and was inducted into the AOA medical honor society. He completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Rush University in Chicago, IL, followed by a prestigious fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at Washington University in Saint Louis.

Dr. Gregory understands the full spectrum of shoulder and elbow conditions, including the unique demands of the overhead athlete, or the daily struggles caused by persistent shoulder or elbow pain. He maintains an active interest in clinical research, and has extensive experience with non-operative management, as well as complex arthroscopic and open surgical techniques, including shoulder replacement, elbow replacement, muscle transfers, trauma, and revision shoulder or elbow surgery.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Complete
  • AARP - Medicare Supplement
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare - TRS Care
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • All Star
  • All Star Kids
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid: > STAR+PLUS
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Fidelity - Medicare Supplement - Medigap Plans
  • Bankers Life - Medicare Supplements - Medigap Plans
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Premier 1
  • BC/BS - Premier 2
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - POS
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - EPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Connect Basic 6350/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 4850/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 6300/6300
  • Humana - Connect Gold 2500/3500
  • Humana - Connect Platinum 0/1500
  • Humana - Connect Silver 4600/6300
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS
  • Medicaid - CHIP
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • Molina Healthcare - STAR (Medicaid)
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic Plus PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Rockport Healthcare Group - Rockport
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Student/School
  • Superior Health - Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

University of Pennsylvania (2008)

Residency

Rush University Medical Center (2009)

Fellowship

Washington University (2014)

Professional Memberships

  • National Physicians Alliance
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation

Awards

  • Phi Eta Sigma, Duke University 2000
  • Dean's List with Distinction, Duke University 2001
  • Intramural Research Training Award, National Institutes of Health 2003
  • Magna Cum Laude, Duke University 2004
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Pennsylvania 2007
  • Global Health Scholar Designation, University of Pennsylvania 2008
  • Finalist, Resident Research Competition, Rush Surgical Society 2013

Publications

  • Gregory JM, Arkader A, Bokhari A, Dormans JP. Case Report: unicameral bone cysts in a young patient with acquired lipodystrophy. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2010 Mays; 468(5):1440-6
  • Ellman MB,Gregory JM, Bhatia S, Hsu A, Ghodadra N, Provencher MT, Romeo AA. An evidence-based review of the etiology, classification, diagnosis, and treatment of rotator cuff tears. Minerva Ortop Traumatol 2011; 62:89-108
  • Gregory JM, Harwood DP, Sherman SL, Romeo AA. Surgical Repair of a Subacute Latissimus Dorsi Tendon Rupture. Techniques in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery. 2011 Dec;12(4):77-79
  • Gregory JM, Harwood DP, Gochanour E, Sherman SL, Romeo AA. Clinical outcomes of revision biceps tenodesis. Int J Shoulder Surg 2012 Apr;6(2):45-50
  • Gregory JM, Sherman SL, Mather R, Bach BR. Patella Stress Fracture after Transosseous Extensor Mechanism Repair- A Case Series. Am J Sports Med. 2012 Jul;40(7):1668-72
  • Sherman SL, Mather R, Lin E, Gregory JM, Dishkin J, Harwood DP, Romeo AA, Verma N. Biomechanical Analysis of the Pectoral Major and Comparison of Techniques for Tendo-osseous Repair. Am J Sports Med. 2012 Aug; 40(8):1887-94
  • Gregory JM, Harwood DP, Sherman SL, Romeo AA. Biceps Tenodesis in Young Overhead Athletes. Submitted to Arthroscopy.
  • Sardesai N, Gregory JM, Sorkin A. Periprosthetic Complications after Treatment of Trochanteric Hip Fractures with a Short Intramedullary Nail. Manuscript under revision
  • Gregory JM, Klosterman E, Thomas JM, Hammond J, Shewman EF, Wang VM, Verma N, Romeo AA. Suture Techniques Influences the Biomechanical Integrity of Pectoralis Major Repairs. Manuscript under revision

Clinical Interests

  • Sports Medicine
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Surgery

Available Appointments

IronMan Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopedics - Memorial City

10125 Katy Freeway, Suite 100 Houston, TX 77024 (713) 486-1700

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        UT Orthopedics - Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza

        Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza 6400 Fannin St Ste 2250 Houston, TX 77030 (713) 486-7500

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