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

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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Insurance

Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2004

Education & Fellowships

Graduate - 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

Certifications

  • Physician Assistant
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

118 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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

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Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Knows Medical History 4.9
Time Spent with Patient 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

6 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2018

Doctor came right in and I told him I was surprised and appreciated him

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2018

Jim is very professional and skilled provider. I have confidence in him and am very pleased with his care. He shows sincere concern for my health problem and explains clearly the best treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2018

I couldn't have asked for better support or care ! Dr. Cribbins was easy to reach for any issues and he was always quick about a solution.

Reviewed on May 15, 2018

I had surgery in April and of had a very good experience And it almost instantly felt better I am really impressed what do you doctor thank you

Reviewed on May 15, 2018

I have nothing but good opinions of Thisdoctor

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2018

Jim, is great very personable and genuinely cares about his patients. Much easier to see than my orthopedic Dr.

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