Dr. James Caillouette, MD

Dr. James Caillouette, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. James Caillouette, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics.Read his story

22 Corporate Plaza Dr

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 722-7038

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Caillouette's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Caillouette "James T. Caillouette, M.D. is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with Newport Orthopedic Institute, specializing in joint replacement and adult reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee. He has been on staff at Hoag Hospital and in private practice for 22 years. Dr. Caillouette earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California School of Medicine. He was elected President of Alpha Omega Alpha, the National Medical School Academic Honor Society. He served both his internship and orthopedic residency at the University of California, Irvine. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the immediate past President of the California Orthopaedic Association, a former Director of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, a member of the International Society for Technology in Arthroplasty, and a member of the International Society of Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Caillouette reviews articles for The Journal of Arthroplasty and Clinical Orthopedics and Related Research. He has developed multiple orthopedic devices and instruments over the past 22 years and is currently consulting worldwide for DePuy/Johnson and Johnson. Dr. Caillouette participates in surgeon education at a national and international level. He has numerous publications in the orthopedic literature. He is currently focused on healthcare economics and reform, along with the design of next generation hip and knee implants."


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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

39  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caillouette has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Caillouette's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caillouette to family and friends
72 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Caillouette's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

The good Doctor tried to tell me that both my knees were equally bad (either couldn't interpret the x-rays properly or was trying to milk me for 2 surgeries). Did he really think I wasn't getting other opinions ? I'm a happy camper now - after going with an honest, non condescending, skillful...more
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2 times appointment to talk to him in regards of hip surgery and back to back appointments sitting in lounge for 40 minuets to be toldhe left for the day so hard to get out of work early just want to ask couple question and total of about 5 minuets of his time I need it doe got the insurance so I...more
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So happy I choose Dr Caillouette. He is the best. Two months post surgery and very little pain, just a bit of stiffness. His whole team, including Hoag Orthopedic Hospital made the process a breeze. . My only regret is how long I postponed having the surgery done.
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I would highly recommend Dr. Caillouette. I had TKR right knee - April 2016 and TKR left knee - November 2016. My outcome has been fantastic. I have full range of motion and no pain. I believe that my outcome is the direct result of Dr. Cailouette's skill as a surgeon and the excellent team...more
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Dr. Calliouette, his PA Cara and everyone I met and spoke to both pre-op, at the hospital and post-op were very kind, knowledgeable and helpful with my recent hip replacement surgery. I had been suffering for a year and had seen 2 different surgeons before I selected Dr. Calliouette to perform my...more
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