Our Physicians

James W. Darden, NP

Board-certified Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner | NP

James W. Darden IV, NP is a board-certified Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner specializing in injuries and diseases of the knee and hip, he is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

He attended Yale University and completed his clinical rotations in orthopedics at Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut.

Mr. Darden is a member of the California Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  He has hospital staff privileges at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula and the Monterey Peninsula Surgery Centers in Monterey.

Mr. Darden approaches each patient from a holistic perspective while individualizing care to each patient’s specific concerns.  He lives in Monterey Bay with his wife.  He enjoys sailing and spending time with his family.