NepolaJ

James V. Nepola, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Professor

Orthopedics and Rehabilitation ( )

Specialties

Adult Specialties

  • Shoulder pain
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Labral tear
  • Shoulder instability
  • Shoulder arthritis
  • Work injuries
  • Recurrent rotator cuff tear
  • Recurrent labral tear
  • Failed arthroplasty
  • Infected arthroplasty
  • Failed shoulder fracture fixation
  • Post-operative shoulder fracture complications

Special Procedures

  • Reconstructive shoulder surgery
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • tendon transfers
  • Labral repair
  • Shoulder stabilization (capsulorrhaphy)
  • Shoulder replacement (arthroplasty)
  • Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty

Credentials

Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Awards

  • Best Doctors in America (2013)
  • U.S.News & World Report Top Doctors (2012)

Degrees

MD, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York

Residencies

  • Surgery, Roosevelt Hospital, New York
  • Orthopedic Surgery, Presbyterian Hospital, New York

Fellowships

Orthopedic Trauma, Presbyterian Hospital, New York