16988-Wilcox, James

James G. Wilcox, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine

LO 200
Indianapolis, IN


James Wilcox, MD, FAAFP, RMSK is a Family Medicine and Sports Medicine physician who practices at Eskenazi Health, Outpatient Care Center. He provides adult and pediatric medical care, as well as preventative care services. He sees athletes, young and old, to help them get back to their sport, their job, and their life. He is trained in point of care ultrasound and has an ultrasound clinic for musculoskeletal and general ultrasound examinations. He teaches at the Indiana University School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine. He is the Health Resources and Services Administration PRIME Grant Point of Care Ultrasound Thread Director for Indiana University School of Medicine. Outside of the clinic, he enjoys providing medical care to marathons, the Iron Man Triatholon, mud runs, and local sporting events.


Dr. Wilcox is originally from central Indiana, and he went to college at IUPUI and medical school at IU School of Medicine in Indianapolis. He then graduated from Ball Memorial Family Medicine Residency in Muncie Indiana and completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. 


In his free time, Dr. Wilcox enjoys spending time with his wife and children, going to the zoo, many parks around Indy, trying new restaurants, cheering for the Indy Eleven and the Pacers, and serving at his church. He enjoys long distance running and playing board games with his friends and family.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine
  • Education
    2014 MD Indiana University
    2010 BA Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
  • Research
    Point of Care Ultrasound
    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    Medical Education
    Sports Medicine
    Regenerative Medicine
  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Family Physicians
    American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM)
    American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Family Medicine - Sports Medicine
    American Board of Family Medicine - Family Medicine
  • Clinical Interests

    Sports Medicine

    Point of Care Ultrasound

    MSK Ultrasound

    Global Health

    Medical Education

  • Awards
    Org: Indiana University
    Desc: Trustee Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2024-04-01
    Org: Ball Memorial Family Medicine Residency
    Desc: Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarship
    Scope: Local
    Date: 2017-06-01

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