James Stubbart, MD

James Stubbart, MDDr. Stubbart specializes in surgical and nonsurgical treatment of spinal disorders and orthopaedic trauma. From physical therapy and pain management to radiology and electrodiagnostic medicine, Dr. Stubbart and the OAM team at the Spine Center can provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of a wide range of neck and back issues.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • OAM Surgery Center at MidTowne
  • Spectrum Health
  • University of Michigan Health – West
  • Trinity Health Saint Mary’s


  • Medical – Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, M.D., 1994
  • Undergraduate – University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Mich.), B.S., 1987

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Fellowship – Charlotte Spine Center, Charlotte Presbyterian-Orthopaedic Hospital (Charlotte, NC), 1999-2000
  • Residency – Grand Rapids Orthopaedic Residency Program (Grand Rapids, Mich.), Orthopaedic Surgery, 1994-1999

Certifications / Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • Michigan State Medical Society
  • Kent County Medical Society
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, North American Spine Society Candidate
  • Member, Michigan Orthopaedic Society