James Huddleston, MD

Arthritis and joint replacement surgeon

4.8 out of 5
609 Patient Ratings
44 Patient Comments

Arthritis and Joint Replacement Service

Professional Education

  • Internship: Brigham and Women's Hospital Harvard Medical School (2000) MA
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital (2005) MA
  • Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital (2004) MA
  • Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2007)
  • Medical Education: University of Vermont College of Medicine (1999) VT
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Adult Reconstructive Surgery (2005)
  • Residency, Harvard Medical School, Orthopaedic Surgery (2004)
  • MD, University of Vermont, Medicine (1999)
  • BS, Yale University, Biology (1994)

Honors & Awards

  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists' Award for Academic Excellence, University of Vermont College of Medicine (1996)
  • Young Investigator, Osteolysis and Implant Wear Symposium, Orthopaedic Research Society (2007)
  • American Travelling Hip Fellow, British and American Hip Societies (2008)
  • Marshall R. Urist Award, Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons (2009)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine (2011 - Present)
  • Medical Director, Total Joint Replacement Center, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2009 - Present)
4.8

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. James Huddleston & his team are top notch. Very professional, yet friendly and approachable.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Huddleston is a fine surgeon but over worked. I also feel his patience is lacking & his bed side manner severely lacking.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

I recommend Dr. Huddleston to all my friends who have knee problems.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Huddleston & staff are top notch.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Huddleston is the best, I have complete confidence in him.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Hu is the finest physician surgeon I have ever known. Dr. Huddleston is also a fine doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Dr. Huddleston & his team are exceptional! Thank you!

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Outstanding.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Huddleston was very calm, friendly & informative. I like him!

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Huddleston is fantastic!

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

In general, the visit was conducted in a professional manner.

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4.8 out of 5
609 Patient Ratings
44 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. James Huddleston & his team are top notch. Very professional, yet friendly and approachable.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Huddleston is a fine surgeon but over worked. I also feel his patience is lacking & his bed side manner severely lacking.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

I recommend Dr. Huddleston to all my friends who have knee problems.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Huddleston & staff are top notch.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Huddleston is the best, I have complete confidence in him.

SHC Patient, Nov 2015

Dr. Hu is the finest physician surgeon I have ever known. Dr. Huddleston is also a fine doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Dr. Huddleston & his team are exceptional! Thank you!

SHC Patient, Oct 2015

Outstanding.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Huddleston was very calm, friendly & informative. I like him!

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Huddleston is fantastic!

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

In general, the visit was conducted in a professional manner.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

GOOD: A different task w/EXCELLENT results!! The doctor has an exceptional team! Thank you, doctor!!

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Doc. Huddleston is the most compassionate, knowledgeable and expert physician I've ever had.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Good care and a lot of friendliness and they give confidence and security.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

All treated me as is they knew me before.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Very good experience.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

Dr. Huddleston was knowledgeable but very intense.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

Dr. Huddleston is the best orthopedic surgeon (hip area) I have known - He is terrific 10/10.

SHC Patient, Jun 2015

I should have written her name. She was good.

SHC Patient, May 2015

I had a great visit.

SHC Patient, May 2015

Everything was just excellent.

SHC Patient, May 2015

Dr. Huddleston is wonderful.

SHC Patient, May 2015

The PA & physician team was excellent.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Huddleston 'fixed' my hip replacement after a botched 2nd surgery. He saved my leg, gave me my life back and did it with kindness, patience and caring.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Experience with James Huddleston MD & Joy Baechler NP was excellent.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Huddleston explained things in a no-nonsense, effective, and compassionate manner.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Was a little frustrated that I was told to try to postpone procedure for 10 yrs. - I was told that 10 years ago by a different doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Huddleston is known as an excellent surgeon, but he is also an empathic, caring and approachable person.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

Dr. Huddleston is an excellent orthopedic doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2015

At age 74, I have never met such a group of dedicated, concerned, compassionate care givers. They are worth every minute of that 3 hour drive. (Each way!)

SHC Patient, Feb 2015

Excellent staff: Dr. Huddleston, Joy Cyprian and others who saw me.

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Dr. Huddleston is one of the best orthopedic I HAVE EVER HAD. In the past I have had orthopedic care at MGH, the Brigham & New England Baptist. Please feel free to call me about Dr. Huddleston's excellent care.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Huddleston's physicians asst Jay Cyprian really is OUTSTANDING. Her care was awesome -...

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

They are the best!

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. Huddleston is a wonderful doctor. I would recommend him always wonderful doctor!!

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

I think he was new is all.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Both Dr. Huddleston, and nurse practitioner Joy Cyprian and physical therapist Susie Imrie were very professional and personable as well.

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Dr. Huddleston was up front with me about heart risk & stroke issues after surgery, awesome feed back & knows what he is talking about!

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Finding Dr. Huddleston and his team was a miracle from God. I started this journey with Kaiser & was the total opposite.

SHC Patient, May 2014

As above my care giver asst. that I was simply another complainer.

SHC Patient, May 2014

Excellent, excellent doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Wonderful care and great dr.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

He was professional - to the point.