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Dr. James Bried, MD

Dr. James Bried, MD

Age 65 Orthopedic Surgery M
(191) 191 reviews

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Dr. James Bried, MD is a orthopedic surgery specialist in Poway, CA. Dr. Bried completed a residency at UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER. He currently practices at Palomar Health Medical Group and is affiliated with Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido. He accepts multiple insurance plans, including Medicare.


  • U Ariz, Internship Hospital — 1984
  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine, Medical School — 1983

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Covered California
  • First Health
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Sharp Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Jan 14, 2023
I've had both hips replaced by Dr. Bried and it has given me new life. I love to snowboard and wakeboard and don't have any issues and pain free. Just went back to get a check-up and both (18yrs and 6yrs) are doing great. I would recommend Dr. Bried to anyone looking to have a hip replacement.
Mike B — Jan 14, 2023
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido
  • Palomar Medical Center Poway
  • Palomar Medical Center Escondido

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Dr. Bried frequently treats the following conditions: Joint Pain, Osteoarthritis, and Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. James Bried, MD is affiliated with Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Poway.

Dr. Bried has over 39 years of healthcare experience.

There is a star rating of 4.7/5 for Dr. James Bried, MD. Patients say that they trusted the provider's decisions and the provider explained conditions well. See all patient feedback on Sharecare.


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  1. Palomar Health Medical Group

    1. 1
      Pomerado Outpatient Pavilion
      15611 Pomerado Rd # 1, Poway, CA 92064 Call
  1. Arch Health Medical Group

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      Pomerado Medical Center
      15525 Pomerado Rd Ste 535, Poway, CA 92064 Call