James K. Ushiba, MD

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

James K. Ushiba MD


  • Orthopaedic Surgery,

Primary Office:

611 Abbott Street, Suite 101
Salinas, CA 93901
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(831) 757-3041


(831) 757-0257

A thoughtful and thorough approach that considers each patient’s general health and how it impacts orthopedic issues is a hallmark of care provided by James Ushiba, MD. He offers his assessment and presents all treatment options so that patients can make an informed decision. He is inspired each time he helps a patient move from severe, debilitating pain to restored, pain-free function. Dr. Ushiba earned his medical degree from the University of California, Davis Medical School in 1994 and completed his residency at the University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a member of the Medical Staff Excellence Committee at Salinas Valley Memorial. Fluent in Spanish as well as English, Dr. Ushiba is married with two young daughters. He and his wife take an occasional travel adventure and as a family, they enjoy a variety of outdoor activities like hiking, skiing and rafting.

  • Education

    MD, University of California, Davis Medical School
    Residency, University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center

  • Areas of Interest

    Musculoskeletal Conditions
    Foot and Ankle Issues

  • Secondary Office

  • About the Physician

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