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Photo of James Page Crutcher, Jr.

James P. Crutcher, MD

Languages: English
Specialties
  • Orthopedics
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Crutcher is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee. He has advanced training in surgery for arthritis of the hip and knee, including degenerative, traumatic, and congenital conditions. Dr. Crutcher has been in practice at Orthopedic Physician Associates since 1990. He performs more than 400 hip and knee replacement procedures per year. In his practice he uses up-to-date surgical techniques and biomaterials to restore the quality of life for patients who have arthritic conditions of the hip and knee.
Education
Institution
Type
Year
Institute For Bone & Joint Disorders
Fellowship
University of Washington School of Medicine
Medical School
1984
Professional Associations
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Personal Interests
Dr. Crutcher enjoys outdoor recreation in the Northwest, especially cycling, skiing, and hiking. He also enjoys music, travel, sports, and sharing all of thes activities with his family.
Services
Clinical Interests
  • abnormalities of the hips
  • abnormalities of the legs
  • above the knee amputation
  • acetabular surgery
  • achilles tendinosis
  • achilles tendon repair
  • achilles tendonitis
  • acl injuries
  • acl repair
  • acromioclavicular joint separation
  • ankle arthritis
  • ankle dislocation
  • ankle impingement
  • ankle injury
  • ankle instability
  • anterior cruciate ligament
  • anterior cruciate ligament repair
  • anterior cruciate ligament repair revision
  • anterior hip replacement
  • anterior tibial tendon rupture
  • anti-inflammatory medications
  • arm fracture
  • arm injury
  • arthralgia
  • arthritis
  • arthritis of knee
  • arthrodesis of knee
  • arthrography
  • arthroscopy
  • arthroscopy of hip
  • arthroscopy of knee
  • articular cartilage microfracture
  • autologous chondrocyte implantation
  • avascular necrosis of hip
  • below the knee amputation
  • bicep injury
  • bicep tear
  • biceps tendonitis
  • bone density
  • bone disorders
  • bone mass
  • bone morphogenetic protien (bmp)
  • broken coccyx
  • buckle fracture
  • bursitis
  • bursitis, subcutaneous tendo-achilles
  • calf muscle injury
  • carpal tunnel syndrome
  • cartilage injury
  • cartilage transplantation autograft
  • chondroma
  • chondromalacia
  • clavicle
  • clavicle fracture
  • clicking elbow
  • clicking shoulder
  • coccyx injury
  • compartment syndrome
  • compound fracture
  • compression fracture
  • computer-assisted hip surgery
  • computer-assisted knee replacement
  • cortisone injection
  • cubital tunnel syndrome
  • delayed union
  • direct anterior total hip replacement
  • discoid meniscus
  • dislocated knee
  • elbow dislocation
  • elbow fracture
  • elbow injection
  • elbow injury
  • elbow pain
  • elbow sprain
  • femur fracture
  • fibulectomy
  • foot pain
  • fracture
  • fracture of ankle
  • fracture of fibula
  • fracture of forearm
  • fracture of humerus
  • fracture of ilium
  • fracture of leg
  • fracture of scapula
  • fracture of shoulder
  • fracture of tibia
  • fracture of wrist
  • fractures
  • frozen joint
  • frozen shoulder
  • fusion of joint
  • gastrocnemius injury
  • gluteal injury
  • gonarthrosis
  • hallux rigidus
  • hallux varus
  • hamstring injury
  • hemarthrosis
  • high tibial osteotomy
  • hip arthroplasty
  • hip dislocation
  • hip dysplasia
  • hip fracture
  • hip impingement
  • hip injection
  • hip joint debridement
  • hip joint pathology
  • hip labral tear
  • hip labrum repair
  • hip pain
  • hip pain, over age 60
  • hip pain, under age 60
  • hip preservation
  • hip rotator cuff
  • hip rotator cuff repair
  • hip rotator cuff tear
  • hip surgery
  • iliotibial band
  • infectious arthritis
  • injury of muscle
  • injury to the hip
  • insertional achilles tendinitis
  • insertional tendonitis
  • insufficiency fracture
  • joint disorder
  • joint effusion
  • joint injection
  • joint replacement
  • joint replacement arthroplasty
  • joint revision
  • joint sprain
  • joint swelling
  • joint warmth
  • knee arthroplasty
  • knee click
  • knee fracture
  • knee injection
  • knee injuries
  • knee microfracture surgery
  • knee pain
  • knee pain for patients aged 60 and older
  • knee pain for patients aged younger than 60
  • knee surgery
  • kneecap dislocation
  • knock knee deformity
  • lateral collateral ligament
  • lateral collateral ligament repair
  • lateral collateral ligament tear
  • leg injury
  • leg mass
  • leg pain
  • lesion of popliteal nerve
  • lesion of posterior tibial nerve
  • ligament injury
  • limb length difference
  • limb lengthening
  • locking knee
  • makoplasty
  • malunion fracture
  • medial collateral ligament
  • medial collateral ligament injury of the knee
  • medial collateral ligament repair
  • meniscal surgery
  • meniscectomy
  • meniscus
  • meniscus injury
  • metatarsalgia
  • minimally invasive achilles tendon surgery
  • minimally invasive hip replacement
  • multiple ligament reconstruction
  • muscle strain
  • muscle tears
  • musculoskeletal disorders
  • non-displaced fracture
  • nonoperative management of fracture
  • non-union fracture
  • olecranon bursitis
  • orthotics
  • osteoarthritis
  • osteoarthritis of hip
  • osteochondral allograft
  • osteochondral autograft
  • osteochondral lesion
  • osteochondroma
  • osteochrondial defect
  • osteolysis
  • osteomyelitis
  • osteonecrosis
  • painful hardware
  • paratenonitis
  • partial hip replacement
  • partial knee replacement
  • patellar instability
  • patellar stabilization
  • patellar tendinitis
  • patellar tendon repair
  • patellectomy
  • patellofemoral arthroplasty
  • patellofemoral instability
  • patellofemoral syndrome
  • pathological fracture
  • pectoralis major rupture tendon repair
  • pelvic fracture
  • pelvis injury
  • periprosthetic femur fracture
  • peroneal tendinosis
  • peroneal tendon surgery
  • peroneal tendon tear
  • popliteal cyst
  • posterior cruciate ligament
  • posterior cruciate ligament repair
  • posterior cruciate ligament tear
  • posterior tibial tendon rupture
  • preoperative digital planning
  • quadricep injury
  • radial head subluxation
  • rami fracture
  • reconstruction of hip
  • reconstructive knee surgery
  • removal of hip prosthesis
  • removal of knee prosthesis
  • resurfacing of acetabulum
  • resurfacing of hip
  • retrocalcaneal bursitis
  • rib fracture
  • robotic hip surgery
  • robotic knee surgery
  • rotator cuff
  • rotator cuff impingement
  • rotator cuff injury
  • rotator cuff repair
  • rupture of achilles tendon
  • sciatica
  • separated shoulder
  • sequestrectomy
  • shoulder bursitis
  • shoulder dislocation
  • shoulder injury
  • shoulder pain
  • shoulder strain
  • shoulder tendonitis
  • sprain
  • sternal clavicular joint dislocation
  • stress fractures
  • synovectomy of knee
  • synovitis
  • tendinosis
  • tendon injury
  • tendonitis
  • tennis elbow
  • tenodesis
  • thumb fracture
  • tibial pseudarthrosis
  • tibial spine fracture
  • tibial tendonitis
  • tibial torsion
  • tibial tubercle osteotomy
  • toe amputation
  • toe fracture
  • torn ligament
  • torn meniscus
  • torn meniscus repair
  • total hip and surface replacement
  • total hip replacement
  • total hip revision
  • total knee replacement
  • total knee revision
  • trochanteric bursitis
  • ultrasound-guided cortisone injections
  • viscosupplementation
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Orthopedic Physician Associates - First Hill
601 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
206-386-2600
206-622-1644
Affiliated Facilities
Swedish Cherry Hill
Swedish First Hill