James M. Saucedo, MD, MBA

Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Elbow Orthopedic Surgery

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

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James M. Saucedo, MD, MBA

Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

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About Me

“I enjoy working with patients to develop a customized treatment plan that considers both surgical and nonsurgical options for conditions affecting the hand, wrist and elbow.”

Clinical Interests

  • Complex fractures and dislocations of the hand and wrist
  • Sports injuries of the hand, wrist and elbow
  • Ulnar-sided wrist pain (TFCC injuries and tendonitis)
  • Acute and chronic injuries of the distal radial-ulnar joint (DRUJ)
  • Arthroscopic wrist surgery
  • Tendon and nerve injuries of the hand, wrist and elbow
  • Hand numbness and tingling (carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel syndrome)
  • Scaphoid and other carpal fractures
  • Thumb, hand and wrist arthritis
  • Tendonitis (trigger finger, de Quervain’s and tennis elbow)

Accepted Insurance Plans

AARP Medicare Complete
Aetna Affordable Health Choices
Aetna Choice POS / Open Choice
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna Health Network
Aetna International
Aetna Managed Choice / Elect Choice
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna Meritain Health
Aetna Open Access
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Aetna QPOS
Aetna Select
Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna Signature Administrators Allied Benefits
Aetna Signature Administrators CoreSource
Aetna Student Health
Aetna TRS Active Care (excluding Whole Health)
Aetna Workers' Comp
All Saver/United Healthcare
Beech Street PPO
Best Doctors International
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield FEP Federal Employee Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Edge
Blue Essentials
Blue Essentials Access
Care Improvement Plus Medicare Advantage
CareWorks Workers' Comp
Cigna APWU
Cigna Allegiance
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna EPO
Cigna Global Health Benefits (International)
Cigna Great West
Cigna HMO
Cigna Indemnity
Cigna LocalPlus
Cigna LocalPlus / Vantage
Cigna NALC
Cigna Network
Cigna Network Open Access
Cigna Open Access
Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Cigna Qualcare
Cigna Shared Administration OAP
Cigna Shared Administration PPO
Cigna SureFit
Community Health Choice Marketplace
Coventry PPO
Crown International
DEVOTED HEALTH GREATER HOUSTON HMO
DEVOTED HEALTH GREATER HOUSTON PRIME HMO
Erickson Advantage
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO
Galaxy Health Network PPO
GeoBlue
HAA Preferred Partners (International)
HMO Blue
HealthSmart Accel PPO
HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart Payors Organization
Humana HMO / EPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus/Choice
Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
Humana Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Medicare Advantage Private Fee For Service
Humana Military TRICARE-East Region
Humana Natl POS Open Access
Humana POS & Preferred POS
Humana PPO & Preferred PPO
Humana TRS-Care Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
INTERPLAN
Imagine Health ABC Home
Imagine Health CVS Health
Imagine Health DCP Midstream
Imagine Health Leonard Holding Company
Imagine Health Walker Engineering
Independent Medical Systems PPO (IMS)
Interplan Health Group
Kelsey Seybold Affiliate Network
MDCR EFF DATE HARRIS: GROUP
MEDCORP
Medicare (Harris)
Medicare Railroad
MultiPlan PPO
National Preferred Provider Network PPO (NPPN)
Occunet
Olympus Managed Care (International)
Oscar Easy Care Medicare Advantage
PHCS Healthy Directions
PHCS PPO
PPO NEXT
Provider Select PPO
Reny Company Workers' Comp
SmartCare PNM Resources
Student Assurance Services Student Accident Plan
TexanPlus/Wellcare Medicare Advantage
Texas Kids First /Fidelity Security Student Accident Plan
Texas Monarch/Web TPA Student Accident Plan
Three Rivers Provider Network
UHC Medicare Chronic Complete
UHC Medicare Complete
UHC Medicare Solutions
UMR
US Family Health Plan
USA Managed Care PPO
United Health Integrated Services
United Healthcare Dual Complete
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
United Healthcare Nexus ACO
United Healthcare Plan of the River Valley
UnitedHealthOne
UnitedHealthcare Choice
UnitedHealthcare ChoicePlus
UnitedHealthcare Core
UnitedHealthcare Core Plus
UnitedHealthcare EPO
UnitedHealthcare Golden Rule
UnitedHealthcare HMO
UnitedHealthcare Navigate
UnitedHealthcare Navigate Plus
UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
UnitedHealthcare Oxford
UnitedHealthcare POS
UnitedHealthcare PPO
UnitedHealthcare Select / ERS
UnitedHealthcare Student Resources
UnitedHealthcare West
WORKERS' COMP: US Dept of Labor
Workers Comp-Beech Street
Workers' Comp: Coventry / First Health

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Orthopedic Surgery | American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Surgery of Hand | American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX | 2008
INTERNSHIP
General Surgery | Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
RESIDENCY
Orthopaedic Surgery | Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
FELLOWSHIP
Hand and Microvascular Surgery | University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center and Seattle Children’s Hospital; Seattle, Washington
MASTERS OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
Rice University, Houston, Texas
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
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