James D. Quarles, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to be there for my patients when they need me. If they need to be seen in the clinic quickly, I will be there. If they are in the hospital, the nursing home or need me at their home, I will be there. I want to get back to the “old school” way of being a doctor, where the doctor is there on the other end of the phone when you need them. I want to be with my patients at every step of their life, and help them live longer, healthier lives.

Physician Profile

Education

Undergraduate
Kentucky State University
Frankfort, KY
Bachelor of Science, Biology 1996
Associate of Arts, Liberal Studies 1995
Medical School
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Lexington, KY
Doctorate of Medicine 2000
Internship
University of Kentucky Medical Center
Lexington, KY
2000-2001
Residency
University of Kentucky Medical Center
Lexington, KY
Internal Medicine 2001-2003
Fellowship
University of Kentucky Medical Center
Lexington, KY
Primary Care Sports Medicine 2003-2004

Licensure

Kentucky

Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American College of Sports Medicine
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Medical Director, Tanbark Healthcare 2009-present
Medical Director, The Rehab Center of Frankfort Regional Medical Center 2008-present
Medical Director, Kentucky State Police 2008-present
Medical Director, Golden Living Center of Frankfort 2005-present
Medical Director, Bradford Square 2005-present

Hospital Affiliations

Frankfort Regional Medical Center

Published Works

Hosey RG, Mattacola CG, Kriss V, Armsey T, Quarles JD, Jagger J. Ultrasound Assessment of Spleen Size in Collegiate Athletes. Br J Sports Med. 2006 Mar;40(3): 251-4
Quarles, J., Hosey, R. Medical and Lateral Collateral Ligament Injuries: Prognosis and Treatment. Primary Care Clinics-Sports Medicine. Dec. 2004;31:14. pages 957-76

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Primary Care Sports Medicine