James P. O'Hara, MD

James P. O'Hara, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Available In:

  1. Sacramento, CA
  2. Emeryville, CA
  3. Petaluma, CA

Education

  1. B.S., St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA, 1963
  2. M.D., Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 1967
  3. M.S., University of Minnesota, MN, 1976
  4. Intership: Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 1967-1968
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Residency Training

  1. Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY, 1967-1968
  2. Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic Graduate School, Rochester, NY, 1971-1975, Residency involved training in General Orthopedics and adult reconstructive surgery, e.g., total hip and knees, neoplastic diseases and neurosurgical rotation. Chief resident in Orthopedic Surgery for one year at Mayo Clinic.
  3. I spent six months at Gillette Children’s Hospital in St. Paul, MN, where I received extensive training in pediatric orthopedic problems including major hip and spinal surgery associated with the neuromuscular diseases of children.

Board Certification

  1. Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery, 1976
  2. Fellow American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, February 25, 1979
  3. Qualified Medical Evaluator
  4. Radiology and Fluoroscopy Supervisor Certification, California, 2002

Licensure

  1. California

Professional Experience

  1. United States Navy, General Medical Officer, 1968-1971
  2. Orthopedic Surgeon, Steindler Orthopedic Clinic, Iowa City, Iowa, 1975-1977
  3. Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Creighton University, St. Joseph’s Hospital, 1977-1979, For two years I trained residents in Orthopedic Surgery and taught medical students as well as acting as a consultant for a large State Hospital in Iowa once again dealing with severe neuromuscular disease and spinal and extremity deformities. During this period I was active Chief of Department for about six months. St. Joseph’s Hospital was a large trauma hospital in Omaha.
  4. Private Practice of Orthopedic Surgery, Omaha, NE, 1979-1996
  5. Locum Tenens, March 1995-August 1996
  6. Multispecialty Group, 1996-1999

Memberships

  1. Board Certified, Orthopedic Surgery, 1976
  2. Fellow American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, February 25, 1979
  3. Qualified Medical Evaluator
  4. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Fellow, 1979
  5. Radiology and Fluoroscopy Supervisor Certification, California, 2002

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