James Stokman, MD

Dr. James Stokman, orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spine surgery, offers a wide range of services using the latest technology, including disc replacements, spinal decompressions and spinal fusions. He will recommend a specific treatment plan based on the patient’s spinal condition.  If surgery is recommended, he will explain the surgical spine procedure, along with its benefits and risks, to help patients make informed decisions about their care.

Dr. Stokman is a member of the on-call orthopaedic surgeons team at Riverwood Healthcare Center. He performs spinal surgery procedures exclusively at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby.

Educational Institutions

  • Medical degree, graduating with honors, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
  • Bachelor degrees in Biochemistry and Catholic studies, graduating Magna Cum Laude, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN


  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency, University of Wisconsin Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Madison, WI


  • Spinal Surgery Fellowship, OrthoCarolina, Charlotte, NC


  • Orthopaedics