Dr. James L Becton MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Becton is an orthopedic surgeon in Augusta, Georgia. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 54 years. Dr. Becton accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1961–1962

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1963–1966

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Internship, Transitional Year, 1960–1961

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1960

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Foreign bodies in the hand in children.
Becton, J. L., Christian, J. D.

A simplified technique for treating the complex dislocation of the index metacarpophalangeal joint.
Becton, J. L., Christian, J. D., Goodwin, H. N., Jackson, J. G.

The natural history of an unreduced dislocated index finger metacarpophalangeal joint in a child.
Becton, J. L., Carswell, A. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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