Dr. James Gluck, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Wichita, KS. He specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.


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Kansas Orthopaedic Center

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Dr. Gluck accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Dr. Gluck's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
De Quervain's Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gluck treats De Quervain's Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gluck treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gluck treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gluck treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gluck treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gluck treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Gluck's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Gluck sees his role as being both a healer and an educator. He believes that a physician must not only provide a diagnosis, treatment plan and treatment, but should also inform patients of the medical options available to them and guide them in making healthcare decisions. A proactive role on the part of patients is central to his treatment philosophy.

Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Education

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Fellowship Hospital
Henry Ford Hospital
Residency Hospital
Northeastern Ohio University College of
Medical School
YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Gluck's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gluck

4.4

Based on 13 reviews

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Our 14 year old son's hand was badly cut by a saw that kicked back while working on a project. The ER doctor told us there was only one doctor he would send his sone to with such severe injuries, and it was Dr Gluck. Dr Gluck had Michael in surgery for about 3 hours, and cautioned us not to expect completely normal use of the hand. It took time and physical therapy to get him back to amazing recovery of the use of his hand. Only those who knew could see the small things that were an indication of his injury.
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Dr. Gluck has been fixing me up for many years of arthritis, non-working fingers, degenerating elbows, gunshot wounds, and general growing old stuff. He is honest without judgement, direct without arrogance, and professional without smugness. When my condition is beyond effective intervention, Dr. Gluck does not hesitate to tell me that "I'll have to deal with the symptoms" rather than encouraging me to try "iffy" surgery or injections. Jim is one of the good guys.
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My front desk experience was horrific. I am seriously considering finding a new Dr because of my treatment at the front desk at the East office. The West office staff are amazing. Dr Gluck is a great doctor, but sometimes you feel rushed at your appointment. His PA is wonderful & I really like seeing him. Be prepared for a horrible check in and check out experience at the East office. Go West!!
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He is one of the best surgeons around the area. I had severely cut up my hand and he was able to repair it to almost 100% use. I had cut several ligaments and nervs. The only thing negative was at my check up appointments, a couple times I felt like he was in a big hurry and was rushing through my visit.
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Following a car accident in 2001, I was in intensive care with a crushed left hand and I was in intensive care with a crushed left hand and a broken neck. Nobody wanted to even look at my hand. I believe anyone they called wanted to amputate most of my hand. But Dr. Glock was willing to come in and see what he could do. Over three years and seven surgeries, he rebuilt my hand to almost full function. He is truly amazing!
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