ROC Orthpedic

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Meet Doctor Ballard

James C. Ballard, MD, PC

James C. Ballard , MD, PC

Doctor Ballard is a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in Adult Joint Reconstruction. He received his medical degree from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and his internship and residency at the University of Nebraska/Creighton Health Sciences Foundation in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Ballard completed his fellowship with one of the pioneers of minimally invasive total hip replacement at the Desert Orthopedic Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. He has interests in primary and revision joint replacement of the hip and knee as well as joint replacement of the shoulder and elbow.

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Dr. Ballard first to peform outpatient hip replacement in the Pacific NW - Click here to read more.

Patients' Choice Patients' Choice - 3 years in a row Patient’s Choice Recognition reflects the difference a physician has made in the lives of their patients. This honor is bestowed only to those physicians who have received near perfect scores as voted by patients

Portland's Top Doctors Voted one of Portland's Top Doctors, by the local medical community - featured in the January 2011 Portland Monthly Magazine.

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Many orthopedic problems are managed by Physician Assistants. Click here to meet our Physician Assistants.