James Gamble

Orthopaedist

Sports medicine doctor

Center for Marfan Syndrome

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-725-8246
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Professional Education

Residency: University of MD Medical System (1980) MD

Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (1981)

Residency: University of MD Medical System (1976) MD

Internship: University of Maryland Hospital for Children (1975) MD

Medical Education: University of Maryland (1974) MD

Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University (1971) MD

Honors & Awards

Visiting Professor, Yantai Shan Hospital Peoples Republic of China (2009)

King Tutankhamun's Family and Demise: King Tut's Clubfoot
Gamble JG. (2010). King Tutankhamun's Family and Demise: King Tut's Clubfoot. Journal American Medical Association, 303(24).

Cole Porter's orthopaedic odyssey.
Gamble, J. G. (2007). Cole Porter's orthopaedic odyssey. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 70(1), 20-26.

Hip adductor injury in competitive swimmers
Grote, K., Lincoln, T. L., & Gamble, J. G. (2004). Hip adductor injury in competitive swimmers. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, 32(1), 104-108.

Frida Kahlo: her art and her orthopedics.
Gamble, J. G. (2002). Frida Kahlo: her art and her orthopedics. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 65(3), 4-12.

Postural balance in children with cerebral palsy
Rose, J., Wolff, D. R., Jones, V. K., Bloch, D. A., Oehlert, J. W., & Gamble, J. G. (2002). Postural balance in children with cerebral palsy. DEVELOPMENTAL MEDICINE AND CHILD NEUROLOGY, 44(1), 58-63.

A working visit to a developing country.
Gamble, J. G. (2000). A working visit to a developing country. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 63(4), 22-24.

Dressed to kill: the mid-nineteenth century crinoline craze.
Gamble, J. G. (2000). Dressed to kill: the mid-nineteenth century crinoline craze. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 63(1), 16-21.

Electromyographic differentiation of diplegic cerebral palsy from idiopathic toe walking: Involuntary coactivation of the quadriceps and gastrocnemius
Rose, J., Martin, J. G., Torburn, L., Rinsky, L. A., & Gamble, J. G. (1999). Electromyographic differentiation of diplegic cerebral palsy from idiopathic toe walking: Involuntary coactivation of the quadriceps and gastrocnemius. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 19(5), 677-682.

Analysis of radiographic measurements as prognostic indicators of treatment success in patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip
Rosen, A., Gamble, J. G., Vallier, H., Bloch, D., Smith, L., & Rinsky, L. A. (1999). Analysis of radiographic measurements as prognostic indicators of treatment success in patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS-PART B, 8(2), 118-121.

Death by spontaneous combustion: Charles Dickens and the strange case of Mr. Krook.
Gamble, J. G. (1999). Death by spontaneous combustion: Charles Dickens and the strange case of Mr. Krook. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 62(2), 11-15.

Charles Dickens gets a lesson in sensitivity: Mrs. Jane Seymour Hill's reaction to David Copperfield.
Gamble, J. G. (1998). Charles Dickens gets a lesson in sensitivity: Mrs. Jane Seymour Hill's reaction to David Copperfield. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 61(3), 8-12.

Postural balance measurements for children and adolescents
Wolff, D. R., Rose, J., Jones, V. K., Bloch, D. A., Oehlert, J. W., & Gamble, J. G. (1998). Postural balance measurements for children and adolescents. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH, 16(2), 271-275.

Charles Dickens: his quaint little "person of the house," and the English disease.
Gamble, J. G. (1996). Charles Dickens: his quaint little "person of the house," and the English disease. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 59(4), 24-28.

Effectiveness of ice packs in reducing skin temperature under casts
Metzman, L., Gamble, J. G., & Rinsky, L. A. (1996). Effectiveness of ice packs in reducing skin temperature under casts. CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH, (330), 217-221.

Loss of elbow and wrist motion in hemophilia
Gamble, J. G., Vallier, H., Rossi, M., & Glader, B. (1996). Loss of elbow and wrist motion in hemophilia. CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH, (328), 94-101.

Erroneous interpretation of magnetic resonance images of a fracture of the first rib with non-union. Two case reports.
Gamble, J. G., Comstock, C., & Rinsky, L. A. (1995). Erroneous interpretation of magnetic resonance images of a fracture of the first rib with non-union. Two case reports. journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 77(12), 1883-1887.

GASTROINTESTINAL PROBLEMS IN PATIENTS WHO HAVE TYPE-III OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA
Lee, J. H., Gamble, J. G., Moore, R. E., & Rinsky, L. A. (1995). GASTROINTESTINAL PROBLEMS IN PATIENTS WHO HAVE TYPE-III OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA. JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, 77(9), 1352-1356.

MUSCLE PATHOLOGY AND CLINICAL MEASURES OF DISABILITY IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY
Rose, J., Haskell, W. L., Gamble, J. G., Hamilton, R. L., Brown, D. A., & Rinsky, L. (1994). MUSCLE PATHOLOGY AND CLINICAL MEASURES OF DISABILITY IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH, 12(6), 758-768.

The relevance of John Dewey's philosophy to graduate medical education.
Gamble, J. G. (1994). The relevance of John Dewey's philosophy to graduate medical education. The Pharos of Alpha Omega Alpha-Honor Medical Society. Alpha Omega Alpha, 57(2), 16-19.

A COMPARISON OF OXYGEN PULSE AND RESPIRATORY EXCHANGE RATIO IN CEREBRAL-PALSIED AND NONDISABLED CHILDREN
Rose, J., Haskell, W. L., & Gamble, J. G. (1993). A COMPARISON OF OXYGEN PULSE AND RESPIRATORY EXCHANGE RATIO IN CEREBRAL-PALSIED AND NONDISABLED CHILDREN. ARCHIVES OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, 74(7), 702-705.

CASE REPORT-764 - DIAGNOSIS - PRIMARY LYMPHOMA OF BONE, LARGE CELL, B-PHENOTYPE, WITH ARTICULAR INVOLVEMENT
Beatty, P. T., BJORKENGREN, A. G., Moore, S. G., Gelb, A. B., & Gamble, J. G. (1992). CASE REPORT-764 - DIAGNOSIS - PRIMARY LYMPHOMA OF BONE, LARGE CELL, B-PHENOTYPE, WITH ARTICULAR INVOLVEMENT. SKELETAL RADIOLOGY, 21(8), 559-561.

TRANSVERSE CERVICOPERTROCHANTERIC HIP FRACTURE
Gamble, J. G., LETTICE, J., SMITH, J. T., & Rinsky, L. A. (1991). TRANSVERSE CERVICOPERTROCHANTERIC HIP FRACTURE. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 11(6), 779-782.

THE ENERGY-EXPENDITURE INDEX - A METHOD TO QUANTITATE AND COMPARE WALKING ENERGY-EXPENDITURE FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS
Rose, J., Gamble, J. G., Lee, J., LEE, R., & Haskell, W. L. (1991). THE ENERGY-EXPENDITURE INDEX - A METHOD TO QUANTITATE AND COMPARE WALKING ENERGY-EXPENDITURE FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 11(5), 571-578.

Arthropathy of the ankle in hemophilia.
Gamble, J. G., BELLAH, J., Rinsky, L. A., & Glader, B. (1991). Arthropathy of the ankle in hemophilia. journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 73(7), 1008-1015.

INVESTIGATING WHETHER EDUCATION OF RESIDENTS IN A GROUP-PRACTICE INCREASES THE LENGTH OF THE OUTPATIENT VISIT
Gamble, J. G., & LEE, R. (1991). INVESTIGATING WHETHER EDUCATION OF RESIDENTS IN A GROUP-PRACTICE INCREASES THE LENGTH OF THE OUTPATIENT VISIT. ACADEMIC MEDICINE, 66(8), 492-493.

RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE BONDING OF PHYSICIANS TO MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS
Gamble, J. G. (1991). RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE BONDING OF PHYSICIANS TO MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS. PERSPECTIVES IN BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE, 34(2), 226-228.

SIMULTANEOUS CORRECTION OF PELVIC OBLIQUITY, FRONTAL PLANE, AND SAGITTAL PLANE DEFORMITIES IN NEUROMUSCULAR SCOLIOSIS USING A UNIT ROD WITH SEGMENTAL SUBLAMINAR WIRES - A PRELIMINARY-REPORT
Maloney, W. J., Rinsky, L. A., & Gamble, J. G. (1990). SIMULTANEOUS CORRECTION OF PELVIC OBLIQUITY, FRONTAL PLANE, AND SAGITTAL PLANE DEFORMITIES IN NEUROMUSCULAR SCOLIOSIS USING A UNIT ROD WITH SEGMENTAL SUBLAMINAR WIRES - A PRELIMINARY-REPORT. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 10(6), 742-749.

GLUCOSAMINIDASE, GALACTOSAMINIDASE, AND GLUCURONIDASE IN THE GROWTH PLATE
Gamble, J. G., HAIMSON, R., & Smith, R. L. (1990). GLUCOSAMINIDASE, GALACTOSAMINIDASE, AND GLUCURONIDASE IN THE GROWTH PLATE. JOURNAL OF ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH, 8(5), 764-768.

ENERGY-EXPENDITURE INDEX OF WALKING FOR NORMAL-CHILDREN AND FOR CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY
Rose, J., Gamble, J. G., Burgos, A., Medeiros, J., & Haskell, W. L. (1990). ENERGY-EXPENDITURE INDEX OF WALKING FOR NORMAL-CHILDREN AND FOR CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY. DEVELOPMENTAL MEDICINE AND CHILD NEUROLOGY, 32(4), 333-340.

ESTABLISHED HIP DISLOCATIONS IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY
Gamble, J. G., Rinsky, L. A., & BLECK, E. E. (1990). ESTABLISHED HIP DISLOCATIONS IN CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY. CLINICAL ORTHOPAEDICS AND RELATED RESEARCH, (253), 90-99.

ENERGY-COST OF WALKING IN NORMAL-CHILDREN AND IN THOSE WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY - COMPARISON OF HEART-RATE AND OXYGEN-UPTAKE
Rose, J., Gamble, J. G., Medeiros, J., Burgos, A., & Haskell, W. L. (1989). ENERGY-COST OF WALKING IN NORMAL-CHILDREN AND IN THOSE WITH CEREBRAL-PALSY - COMPARISON OF HEART-RATE AND OXYGEN-UPTAKE. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 9(3), 276-279.

Trapeziometacarpal abnormalities in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Gamble, J. G., Mochizuki, C., & Rinsky, L. A. (1989). Trapeziometacarpal abnormalities in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. journal of hand surgery, 14(1), 89-94.

COMPLICATIONS OF INTRAMEDULLARY RODS IN OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA - BAILEY-DUBOW RODS VERSUS NONELONGATING RODS
Gamble, J. G., Strudwick, W. J., Rinsky, L. A., & BLECK, E. E. (1988). COMPLICATIONS OF INTRAMEDULLARY RODS IN OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA - BAILEY-DUBOW RODS VERSUS NONELONGATING RODS. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 8(6), 645-649.

Orthopaedic aspects of central core disease.
Gamble, J. G., Rinsky, L. A., & Lee, J. H. (1988). Orthopaedic aspects of central core disease. journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume, 70(7), 1061-1066.

KINGELLA-KINGAE INFECTION IN HEALTHY-CHILDREN
Gamble, J. G., & Rinsky, L. A. (1988). KINGELLA-KINGAE INFECTION IN HEALTHY-CHILDREN. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 8(4), 445-449.

NON-UNION OF FRACTURES IN CHILDREN WHO HAVE OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA
Gamble, J. G., Rinsky, L. A., STRUDWICK, J., & BLECK, E. E. (1988). NON-UNION OF FRACTURES IN CHILDREN WHO HAVE OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA. JOURNAL OF BONE AND JOINT SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME, 70A(3), 439-443.

BACK PAIN AND SPINAL DEFORMITY IN CYSTIC-FIBROSIS
Rose, J., Gamble, J., Schultz, A., & LEWISTON, N. (1987). BACK PAIN AND SPINAL DEFORMITY IN CYSTIC-FIBROSIS. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF DISEASES OF CHILDREN, 141(12), 1313-1316.

HIP MOTION CHANGES IN HEMOPHILIA
Goodman, S., Gamble, J. G., & Dilley, M. (1987). HIP MOTION CHANGES IN HEMOPHILIA. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 7(6), 664-666.