Dr. James Billys MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Billys is an orthopedic surgeon in Brandon, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brandon Regional Hospital and Florida Hospital. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Billys accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 49 doctors at Brandon Regional Hospital and one of 61 at Florida Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Saint Agnes Medical Center

Kaweah Delta Medical Center

Brandon Regional Hospital

Florida Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Florida Hospital Tampa

St. Joseph's Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

South Bay Hospital

Tampa General Hospital
Ranked #40 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1981–1988

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 21 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 12 years in Hand Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

Biomechanics of lateral plate and pedicle screw constructs in lumbar spines instrumented at two levels with laterally placed interbody cages.
Nayak, A. N.,Gutierrez, S.,Billys, J. B.,Santoni, B. G.,Castellvi, A. E.

A Cadaveric Radiographic Analysis on the Effect of Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion Cage Placement with Supplementary Internal Fixation on Indirect Spine Decompression.
Marulanda, G. A.,Nayak, A.,Murtagh, R.,Santoni, B. G.,Billys, J. B.,Castellvi, A. E.

Activity restrictions after posterior lumbar discectomy. A prospective study of outcomes in 152 cases with no postoperative restrictions.
Carragee, E. J., Han, M. Y., Yang, B., Kim, D. H., Kraemer, H., Billys, J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Network Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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