James K. DeOrio, MD James K. DeOrio, MD

James K. DeOrio, MD

Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon

4.7 out of 5  (633 ratings, 100 reviews)
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919-660-2358 Office number
919-660-5022
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WHERE I PROVIDE CARE
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ABOUT ME

As a child, I loved giving presents. It gave me great pleasure to select a gift and then present it to the recipient, and watch their face as they opened it. Now, I get to do the same thing for my patients. Removing patient's pain and giving them greater mobility in life is the best gift I could ever give anyone. I am so pleased I have been able to spend my life helping others, and I look forward to helping you.

LANGUAGES I SPEAK
English
LEARN MORE ABOUT ME
Experience
Orthopaedic foot and ankle team

I am part of an orthopaedic foot and ankle team that offers expert care and treatment for foot pain and injuries and ankle pain and injuries. This includes arthritis, fractures, ankle instability, bunions, claw toes, diabetic foot, hammer toe, heel pain, heel spurs, ligament and tendon injury, plantar fasciitis, rheumatoid foot disorders, and sports-related injuries.

My surgical specialties
  • Foot surgery
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  • Leg and ankle surgery
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  • Major musculoskeletal surgery
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  • Foot fusion surgery
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Note: All surgical experience data is from July 2014 through June 2017 and is calculated by individual Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes. 

Surgeries Performed by the Foot and Ankle Team
17,209
Surgeries Performed by the Foot and Ankle Team
17,209
My surgical specialties
  • Foot surgery
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  • Leg and ankle surgery
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  • Major musculoskeletal surgery
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  • Foot fusion surgery
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Procedures I Perform the Most

Note: All surgical experience data is from July 2014 through June 2017 and is calculated by individual Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes. 

Training
EDUCATION
MD, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences (Washington, DC)
RESIDENCY
Surgery, Mayo Clinic (Minnesota), 1982
FELLOWSHIP
Orthopaedics, AO Foundation (Switzerland), 1983
BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics
Clinical Focus and Research
MY RESEARCH INTERESTS

My main research interests are in ankle arthritis, ankle replacement and flatfoot reconstruction.

 

PUBLICATIONS
View James DeOrio's publications on PubMed
Ratings and Reviews

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Overall provider rating
4.7 out of 5 (633 ratings, 100 reviews)
PATIENT REVIEWS
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Industry Relationships and Collaborations
This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.
  • Acumed
  • Advanced Medical
  • BioPro
  • DT MedSurg
  • Exactech
  • Foot Innovate
  • Guidepoint Global
  • Integra Life Services
  • SI-Bone
  • Stryker Corp
  • WoultersKluwer
  • Wright-Med