BayCare Medical Group Welcomes Orthopedic Surgeon Eric James, MD

December 06, 2016

Tampa, Fla. (Dec. 6, 2016) – Eric R. James, MD, joined BayCare Medical Group and is now accepting new patients (age 18 and older) at his three locations: 2727 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Suite 320, Tampa, FL 33607; 4211 Van Dyke Rd., Suite 200, Lutz, FL 33558; and 10141 Big Bend Rd., Suite 206, Riverview, FL 33578.

Dr. James specializes in orthopedic surgery, including foot and ankle reconstruction. He focuses on nonsurgical and surgical management of foot and ankle conditions, including those requiring ankle arthroscopy, fusions and post-traumatic reconstruction. He is a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society.

After receiving his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. James completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Orlando Health in Orlando, Florida, and then his foot and ankle surgery fellowship at the Foundation for Orthopedic Athletic and Reconstructive Research in Houston.

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For an appointment, call (813) 877-6748 (Tampa), (813) 264-6490 (Lutz) and (813) 397-1274 (Riverview), Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

About BayCare Medical Group
BayCare Medical Group is the largest multi-specialty physician group in the greater Tampa Bay area, with more than 500 providers and over 45 specialties. In 2014, HealthPoint Medical Group, Morton Plant Mease Primary Care and Specialists, St. Anthony’s Primary Care and Specialists and Suncoast Medical Clinic formed to become BayCare Medical Group. In 2016, Winter Haven Hospital’s Family Health Centers and employed physician specialists, as well as Bartow Regional Medical Center’s employed physicians, joined BayCare Medical Group. For more information, visit

About BayCare Health System
BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 14 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care. For more information, visit