Dr. Amlicke joins Beaufort Memorial Orthopedic Specialists

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Beaufort Memorial Orthopedic Specialists welcomes James Amlicke, MD, to Beaufort Memorial Physician Partners and to the hospital’s medical staff. Dr. Amlicke, a board certified orthopedic surgeon, joins Dr. Edward Blocker, and is currently seeing patients in Beaufort and in Bluffton at Bluffton Medical Services in Westbury Park.

A graduate of the Columbia Clinic in New York in 1955 and Weill Cornell Medical College also in New York in 1959, Dr. Amlicke completed his orthopedic residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI, where he was chief resident.

Prior to entering his residency training in Detroit, Dr. Amlicke served as a flight surgeon in the United States Air Force at the Charleston Air Force Base in South Carolina from 1961 to 1963. Upon completion of his orthopedic residency, Dr. Amlicke went into a private practice of orthopedics in Southwest Michigan from 1967 to 1999.

He retired to South Carolina and helped to run the orthopedic surgical services at the Beaufort Naval Hospital from 1999 to 2004. Following his Beaufort Naval Hospital work he was invited on staff at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) as a clinical assistant professor in the department of Orthopedic Surgery, where he worked for six years.

To make an appointment with Dr. Amlicke, call 843-522-7100.

Beaufort Memorial Physician Partners is a multispecialty physician group that includes specialists in primary care, general and vascular surgery, orthopedics and gastroenterology. From annual health checkups to complex surgery and medical management, Beaufort Memorial Physician Partners brings together the finest physicians and medical resources to give patients the highest level of service. To learn more visit www.bmhsc.org or call 843-522-5585.