James J. Armstrong, M.D. Dr. Armstrong attended Davidson College in North Carolina where he received a Bachelor of Science degree. He traveled South to the University of Alabama at Birmingham, attending medical school and completing a four year Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program. While in Birmingham, Dr. Armstrong completed a rotating internship at Carraway Methodist Medical Center. Dr. Armstrong then served as an Orthopaedic surgeon and Chief of the Division of Orthopaedics at Kirkland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico before returning to Alabama. Presently Dr. Armstrong is a volunteer physician at Medical Outreach Clinic. He also devotes much of his time to Magic Moments- River Region and was a chairman from 2011-2014.

Though born in Greenville, Mississippi, Dr. Armstrong grew up in Selma, Alabama. He and his wife, Nicky, have been married for 46 years and have two children, Cade and Ashley, and six grandchildren. When Dr. Armstrong is not practicing medicine, he stays active in the outdoors by golfing and hunting - mostly quails. Additionally, Dr. Armstrong enjoys traveling and spending time at the lake with his family.

It has been a real privilege to provide orthopedic care in Montgomery for 38 years. I have been truly blessed!

Professional Involvement:

  • Chairman of Department of Surgery, Baptist Medical Center (1982 - 1984)
  • Montgomery Surgical Society member
  • Board of Trustee, Southern Orthopaedic Association, (1995 - present)
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association, president (2003 - 2004)
  • Alabama Orthopaedic Society, president (1994 - 1995)

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