James Goss, M.D.

James Goss, M.D.

Specialties:

Ankle, Elbow, Hand, Hip, Joint Replacement, Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Wrist

Patient Reviews

5
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (16 patient reviews and ratings)
“Excellent doctor.”
– Jess W.
5

Dr. Jim Goss, a native of the Washington, D.C., suburbs, graduated from The George Washington University in 1979 with a bachelor of science degree in geology. He spent a year playing professional baseball in the minor leagues and then returned as the head baseball coach at his alma mater for two years.

Dr. Goss spent nine years as a geologist between the Smithsonian Institute and U.S. Geological Survey before changing careers and graduating from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia, in 1992. He completed his postgraduate training in orthopedic surgery at The University of Tennessee – The Campbell Foundation in 1997.

Dr. Goss is a member of the Munsey Memorial Methodist Church with his two daughters, Nikki and Sherri.

Medical School

  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA

Internship

  • Methodist Hospitals, Memphis, TN

Residency

  • Orthopedic Surgery, The University of Tennessee – The Campbell Foundation

Fellowship

  • Orthopedic Surgery – Spine, The University of Tennessee – The Campbell Foundation

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
“Everything went well. I didn't know the office had the handheld computers/tablets. All the staff and physicians were amicable and professional.”
– Carmela F.
Patient Rating:
5