Dr. James Bilbo, MD

Dr. James Bilbo, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. James Bilbo, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Edgewood, KY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from The State University of New York, Upstate Medical University, in Syracuse in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

560 S Loop Rd

Edgewood, KY 41017

Contact Information

(859) 301-2663

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Bilbo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Runner's Knee
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Bilbo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bilbo "I am a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and specialize in the treatment of sports medicine injuries, and knee and shoulder injuries. I have been involved in sports medicine in a variety of roles throughout Northern Kentucky for many years. I am the team physician for Northern Kentucky University and Newport Central Catholic High School. "

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

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40  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Colgate University, Hamilton, NY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • The State University of New York, Upstate Medical University, in Syracuse
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bilbo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bilbo's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bilbo to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Bilbo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He refused to consider any aid to me since I was in a wheel chair and overweight. Three years later my knee is fused and immobile and I have lost 90 pounds. He made me feel like a piece of garbage and had no empathy. Definitely not in the practice for compassion.
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