James Huddleston, MD

Arthritis and joint replacement surgeon

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.8 out of 5
464 Patient Ratings
24 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

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

Administrative Appointments

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

Friendliness

4.9

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

4.9

Confidence in your doctor

4.4

Wait times

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.

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4.8 out of 5
464 Patient Ratings
24 Patient Comments

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.