UI Hospitals and Clinics

Portrait

Physician

James Nepola, MD

Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation (view Academic Profile)

Clinics

Specialties

  • Labral tear
  • Proximal humerus fractures
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder degenerative arthritis
  • Shoulder instability

Education and Training

Degree

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

Residencies

  • Surgery, Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

Fellowship

Orthopaedic Trauma, Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian

Awards

  • America's Best Doctors: 2013
  • U.S. News and World Report: 2012