Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Sports Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon No

Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Sports Medicine
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Elbow Problems
  • Fractures
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries In Athletes
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries in Baseball
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
  • Upper Extremity Disorders
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Nebraska
Omaha, NE USA

Undergraduate - Excelsior College
Liberal Arts
Albany, NY USA

Undergraduate - Cuyahoga Community College
Surgical Assistant Program
Cleveland, OH USA

Undergraduate - Lane Community College
Eugene, OR USA

Undergraduate - Reference Source

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

132 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
5 out of 5
Explains 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 5

4 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

I have recommended Jim Cribbins and Dr. Schickendantz to many friends who have had shoulder issues.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

i would not trust my care with anyone else but James and Dr Schickendatz

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2020

All the doctors that worked on me were very professional, courteous and friendly. I was very comfortable being their patient. Mr. Cribbins does a wonderful job explaining everything and answering all the questions that I had. I can't say that I like to have any kind of surgery but everyone involved did make it a very good experience and I thank all of them very much.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

james Cribbons and his entire group of providers have been awesome for me. my treatments and procedures have been excellent and I will continue to go to them for my health care needs, especially James Cribbons

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