Dr. J M. Melhorn, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 61

625 N Carriage Pkwy Ste 125
Wichita, KS 67208
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Dr. Melhorn's Experience

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpals and Carpals
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injections
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spondylitis
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  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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Background Check for Dr. Melhorn

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • President's Service Award, American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians, 2006, 2003
  • Who's Who in Executives & Businesses, Nationwide Register's, 1998
  • America's Top Surgeons, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2002
  • Outstanding Americans, Outstanding Americans Publications, 1998
  • Reliability of a visual analog version of the QuickDASH, 2006
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1979

Residency Hospital

St. Francis/University Of Kansas-Wichita Affiliated Hospitals, Orthopaedic Surgery
Complete in 1985
University Of Kansas, College Of Health Sciences, School Of Medicine, Pediatrics
Complete in 1980

Fellowship Hospital

Joseph H. Boyes Hand Fellowship, The University Of Southern California
Complete in 1986

Undergraduate Schools

McPherson College, Bachelor Of Arts In Science, Chemistry, Computer Science
Graduated in 1975

Other Education

Emporia State University, Graduate Studies In Chemistry and Biology
Complete in 1976
Ralph K. Davies Medical Center, Franklin Hospital, Microsurgical Laboratory, Microsurgical Studies
Complete in 1985
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Melhorn & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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