Dr. James Michael Glover

Dr. James Glover, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at Northern Arizona Orthopaedics

Meet Dr. James Glover, MD

Dr. J. Michael Glover is a Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon who treats patients with a broad range of spinal disorders to include degenerative, deformed and traumatic neck and low back problems. Dr. Glover specializes in microdiscectomy and kyphoplasty as well as spinal fusion/stabilization procedures.

Dr. J. Michael Glover brings over 16 years of spine surgery experience to Northern Arizona Orthopaedics. He tries to maximize non-operative care in all of his patients, using surgery only when necessary. He also believes in teaching the patient about their particular problem, leading to better discussions and therefore resulting in better outcomes. His goal is to support the medical needs of his patients with the highest degree of professional expertise.

Doctor Quote

I feel a great deal of satisfaction sharing in the success of a patients treatment and recovery.

Directions to our primary location in Flagstaff, AZ

How Dr. James Glover, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Brain Tumors
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Coccydynia
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc/Bulging Disc
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica/Radiculopathy/Leg Pain
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Disorders
  • Trauma
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Whiplash


  • Coccygectomy
  • Disc Surgery/Replacement
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Exercise
  • Kyphoplasty/Vertebroplasty
  • Lower Back/Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • McKenzie Method
  • Microdiscectomy/Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Physical Therapy
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back/Thoracic Spine Surgery

Accolades for Dr. James Glover, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship, Orthopaedic Spine Surgery - Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Clinical Instructor, University of Tennessee Family Medicine Program

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Western Orthopaedic Association

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Office Information for Dr. James Glover, MD

1485 North Turquoise Drive Suite 200 Flagstaff, AZ 86001 Driving Directions

Primary Location

1485 North Turquoise Drive
Suite 200
Flagstaff, AZ 86001

Northern Arizona Orthopaedics

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