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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Sports Health Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
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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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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2004

Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - University of Nebraska
Omaha, NE USA
2007

Undergraduate - Excelsior College
Liberal Arts
Albany, NY USA
1991

Undergraduate - Cuyahoga Community College
Surgical Assistant Program
Cleveland, OH USA
1986

Undergraduate - Lane Community College
Eugene, OR USA
1982

Undergraduate - Reference Source

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

130 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 May 13, 2021

Dr. Cribbin was attentive and clear in his responses to my problem. He was friendly and helpful. He conveyed a sense that he really wanted to help me.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr Cribbins is a fantastic doctor who cares about his patients. he never once rushed me in a visit, he took his time answering every question I had.

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

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