Dr. James Dettling, MD

Dr. James Dettling, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. James Dettling, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3121 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 602

Las Vegas, NV 89109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Systemic Chondromalacia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Dettling'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

19  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University of California
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of California - Irvine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dettling has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dettling's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dettling to family and friends
31 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Dettling's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very nice office, office staff was great. Great visit with the doc. We were very happy with the rec we recieved to go to Dr. Dettling. Would highly recommend.
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My husband was sent to dettling after a workmans' comp. injury while working for CCSD. His exam was so terrible and dettling would not listen to anything we attempted to tell him, he wouldn't even look at my husband or me. He kept his head down during the entire visit. Apparently WC patients are...more
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