James R. Barrett, MD

Specialty

PRIMARY CARE SPORTS MEDICINE
Non-Surgical Treatment: Shoulder, Elbow, wrist, Hand, Hip, Knee, Ankle, Foot, Sports Medicine Conditions (such as Asthma, Anemia, etc.)

Location

NORTH OKC
9600 Broadway Ext | OKC, OK 73114

 

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About Dr. Barrett

Dr. James Barrett provides skilled, non-surgical treatment for athletic and musculoskeletal injuries, and a comprehensive approach to the prevention, diagnosis and management of exercise-related injuries, disorders, dysfunctions and disease processes. His specialties include endurance medicine, ultrasound-guided diagnostic and interventional procedures, concussion care and primary medicine. Dr. Barrett's practice includes three important components in patient care: completing an appropriate, thorough history and physical; development of an appropriate treatment plan; and the establishment of trust with all his patients. He is a native of Kansas, sports enthusiast and an avid traveler. Dr. Barrett and his wife, Barbara, have three adult children. 

 

SCOPE OF CARE INCLUDES, BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Acute Athletic or Occupational Injuries
    Sprains, Strains, Simple Fractures, Dislocations, Lacerations
  • Injury Prevention
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
    Arthritis, Overuse Injuries, Neck and Back Pain
  • Joint Injections and Other Injection Modalities
    As Indicated
  • In-Office Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Ultrasound Guided Injections
  • In-Office X-ray along with Fracture/Dislocation Management
  • Concussion Management
  • Exercise Prescriptions
    Including Strength/Conditioning Programs and Performance Analysis
  • Nutrition, Supplements, Ergogenic Aids and Performance Issues
  • Evaluation and Correction of Muscle Disorders Limiting an Athlete's Performance
  • Pre-Participation Athletic Physicals
  • Consultation for Return to Play/Work Decisions after Illness or Injury
  • Any Sports/Non-Sports Related Medical Problem
    Ex: Mono, Asthma, Diabetes

TRAINING IN:

  • Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (MSK-US)
  • Ultrasound Guided Injection
  • Orthotics
  • Casting/Splinting
  • Joint and Soft Tissue Injections and Aspiration
  • ECG Interpretation in Athletes
  • Compartment Syndrome Testing

Awards & Affiliations

APPOINTMENTS

  • Director, Family Medicine Residency Program, 2005-Present
  • Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Program, 1991-2005

MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Oklahoma Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Society of Sports Medicine

SPORTS COVERAGE

  • Team Physician, Bishop McGuinness High School, 2005-Present
  • Team Physician, United States Olympic Committee (USOC), London Olympics, 2012
  • Team Physician, Houston Astro's Spring Training Camp, 2011
  • Medical Director, World Paralympic Volleyball Championship, 2010
  • Team Physician, Oklahoma City Barons Hockey Team
  • Assistant Team Physician, Oklahoma City Thunder Professional Basketball Team
  • Team Physician, Texas Rangers Spring Training Camp, 2008
  • Team Physician, United States Olympic Committee (USOC), Paralympics, Beijing Olympics, 2008
  • Team Physician, USOC, Paralympics-Pan American Games, Rio de Janeiro, 2007
  • Team Physician, US Olympic Women's Basketball Team U20, FIBA Americas Championship Tournament, Mexico City, 2006
  • Medical Director, Senior PGA Touranment, Edmond, OK, 2006 

Education

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Johns Hopkins University
School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD - 1987

RESIDENCY

University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

 

FELLOWSHIP

Sports Medicine
and Academic Development
UC Davis Medical Center,
Department of Family Practice
Sacramento, CA

BOARD CERTIFIED

American Board
of Family Practice
with Added Qualification
in Sports Medicine