Dr. James R. Rappaport, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

801 E Williams Ave Ste 1101
Fallon, NV 89406
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Dr. Rappaport's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center
235 W 6th St
Reno, NV 89503
Renown Regional Medical Center
1155 Mill St
Reno, NV 89502

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
801 E Williams Ave Ste 1101
Fallon, NV 89406
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    Dr. Rappaport's Experience

    Dr. Rappaport's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Nevada.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California San Francisco
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    University Of California San Francisco
    Complete in 1986

    Fellowship Hospital

    London Clin
    Complete in 1988
    St Lukes/Baylor
    Complete in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Rappaport & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Rappaport's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center

    • Renown Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.2
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    3.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rappaport to family and friends

    3.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Dr. Rappaport's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.1 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    9 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Rappaport

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

    9 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.9 out of 5

    9 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.8 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    801 E Williams Ave Ste 1101
    Fallon, NV 89406
    (775) 423-6273 (Office)
    B
    CONCENTRA MEDICAL CENTERS
    255 Glendale Ave Ste 13
    Sparks, NV 89431
    (775) 356-4807 (Office)
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    SIERRA REGIONAL SPINE INSTITUTION
    6630 S McCarran Blvd Ste A4
    Reno, NV 89509
    (775) 828-2873 (Office)
    (775) 828-2889 (Fax)
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