Dr. James Gilbert is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Silver Spring, MD. Dr. Gilbert specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Gilbert tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.
Education and Training
Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med- Farmington Ct 1985
Georgetown University School of Medicine 1990
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
Dr. James E. Gilbert, MD's Expert Contributions
It is most likely a meniscus tear. Movement during sleep catches the torn piece of cartilage. You should see an orthopedic surgeon and get an MRI. An arthroscopy can make it go away. James E. Gilbert, MD READ MORE
- Torn Meniscus
- Neck Pain
- Back Pain
- Acl Tear
- Stress Fracture
- Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Internal Medicine
- Duke University Med Center
- Duke University
- Baylor University & Tom Landry Sports
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