Dr. James E Self MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Self is an orthopedic surgeon in Dodgeville, Wisconsin and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Columbus Community Hospital and Meriter Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Self accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Columbus Community Hospital and one of 28 at Meriter Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Columbus Community Hospital

Meriter Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Upland Hills Health

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1992–1993

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1987–1992

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Allelic variation of the FRMD7 gene in congenital idiopathic nystagmus.
Self, J.E., Shawkat, F., Malpas, C.T., Thomas, N.S., Harris, C.M., Hodgkins, P.R., Chen, X., Trump, D., Lotery, A.J.

Fine mapping of the X-linked recessive congenital idiopathic nystagmus locus at Xq24-q26.3.
Self, J.E., Ennis, S., Collins, A., Shawkat, F., Harris, C.M., Mackey, D.A., Hodgkins, P.R., Temple, I.K., Chen, X., Lotery, A.J.

A comparison of double-plate fixation methods for complex distal humerus fractures.
Self, J., Viegas, S. F., Buford, W. L., Patterson, R. M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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