ity Physician - Uvalde Memorial Hospital

James W. Simmons III, D.O.

James W. Simmons III, D.O.

Medical School
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas

Residency
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston

Specialty
Orthopaedics, Spine Surgery


Fellowship
Twin Cities Spine Center in Minnesota

Office Phone Number
(210) 614-6432

Address
UMH Outpatient Specialty Clinic
1038 Garner Field Road
Uvalde, Texas 78801

Fax# (210) 293-2989


Bio

Dr. James W. Simmons III is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in performing everything from complex spinal reconstruction to minimally invasive spinal surgery. He practices at the Stone Oak location of South Texas Spinal Clinic, and he performs the following techniques for both children and adults in South Texas: microendoscopic discectomy, thoracoscopic anterior spinal fusion and instrumentation, minimally invasive spinal decompression, and minimally invasive spinal fusion with instrumentation. 


In 1993, Dr. Simmons received his medical degree at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. Dr. Simmons completed his fellowship training in spinal surgery at the Twin Cities Spine Center in Minnesota. 


Five Star Service Award
2019 Places to Work
Computed Technology ACR
Mammography ACR
Magnetic Resonance Imaging ACR
4 Star Rating Centers for Medicare
Guardian of Excellence
Patient Safety Excellence
PG Pinnacle Award