Dr. James Halloran, MD

Dr. James Halloran, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. James Halloran, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Leawood, KS and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

3651 College Blvd

Leawood, KS 66211

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Halloran's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Halloran "Dr. Halloran's primary clinical interest focuses on diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the knee, ankle, and foot. He has completed fellowship training in both sports medicine and foot/ankle surgery. This is a very unique combination of skills that gives Dr. Halloran additional insight into the cause of many lower extremity injuries. He has in depth knowledge regarding bone and ligamentous injuries of the knee, ankle, and foot with extensive experience in arthroscopic and minimally invasive management of these complex conditions. Furthermore, Dr. Halloran has received comprehensive training from world renowned experts in total ankle arthroplasty and cartilage restoration at Duke University. These are very complex procedures, but can return function to an active person. Using a combination of 3 different total ankle replacement systems and a multitude of cartilage restoration techniques he is able to tailor the ankle treatment to best fit each patient's needs. Dr. Halloran's commitment to an active lifestyle and athletics is evident in both his personal belief that activity leads to better health and his involvement with sports teams. Throughout his training, Dr. Halloran has been assistant team physician for the Detroit Pistons (NBA), Detroit Red Wings (NHL), Detroit Tigers (MLB), and Duke University mens' soccer team. Professional SummaryProfessional SummaryEducation Bachelor of Liberal Arts, University of Missouri-Kansas City Doctor of Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City Residency General Surgery, Rush University Medical Center Orthopaedic Surgery, McGill University Health Center Fellowship Sports Medicine Fellowship, Detroit Medical Center Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center Board Certification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Academic Affiliations American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Arthroscopy Association of North America American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Halloran "Dr. Halloran strives to treat each patient with compassion and humility.  It is his firm belief that the doctor-patient relationship needs to function like a "team" to provide cutting-edge care and exceptional patient outcomes.

"Great results can only be achieved if a patient has a thorough understanding of their condition and the treatment options available to them.  In many cases, there are multiple right answers and the goal of effective care is for the patient to arrive at the option that will provide the best and quickest return to activity.""

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

47  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sever's Disease
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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18  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • McGill University Health Centre
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship, Duke University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship, Detroit Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halloran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halloran to family and friends
84 total reviews (48 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (84)

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Dr. Halloran'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 (48)

I tore my meniscus in my knee this past winter. I consulted with a few clinicians and selected Dr. Halloran to perform the meniscus repair surgery. He did a superb job. Dr. Halloran is diligent, professional, and goes above and beyond. Now nearly six months out my knee is great and I am back to...more
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Dr. Halloran is the best! He's very caring and compassionate, he listens and explains conditions and treatment options in a very understandable way. He covers all treatment options, not just surgical, and sets very realistic expectations. He truly treats the doctor-patient relationship as a...more
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Dr Halloran is a professional in evert sense of the way. He has always listened to me and provided excellent care for my problems. He cares for his patients and always shows a deep interest in helping. I recommend him highly.
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Excellent care! Great bedside manner. Listens to patient concerns. Patient best interest at heart.
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Dr Halloran was consistently personable and open. Answered questions thoroughly, although questions were rarely necessary because of his thoroughness. Most importantly, surgery was successful with excellent results and no complications. I have already recommended him to others.
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