NepolaJ

James V. Nepola, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
4.68 out of 5 (144 ratings)

Professor

Orthopedics and Rehabilitation ( )

About

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • English

Specialties

Adult Specialties

  • Orthopedics
  • Work injuries

Special Procedures

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

Diseases and Conditions

  • Arthroplasty failure
  • Arthroplasty infection
  • Labral tears
  • Post-operative shoulder fracture complications
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Shoulder fracture fixation failures
  • Shoulder pain
  • Work-related injuries

Locations

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242

Credentials

Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

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

Ratings

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Overall Rating

4.68 out of 5 (144 ratings)