Dr. James Heltsley Jr, DO

Dr. James Heltsley Jr, DO

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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36 y/o
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Dr. James Heltsley Jr, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bowling Green, KY and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

Western Kentucky Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Associates/Graves-Gilbert Clinic

165 Natchez Trace Ave Ste 100

Bowling Green, KY 42103
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
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more than 74% of peers
Joint Pain
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more than 69% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 65% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Heltsley Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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24  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • PIKEVILLE COLL SCH OF OSTEO MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Heltsley Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Heltsley Jr's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heltsley Jr to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Heltsley Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

The care I received was wonderful from the examination of my knee to the surgery to repair it. He explained different scenarios that may play out and how we would tend to them, because he wouldn’t know until we got into the knee. After the surgery there was minimum pain and I am 3 weeks post-op and...more
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I was quite nervous about having a rotator cuff surgery done because of numerous people who had indicated how painful this was to recover from. I was amazed at how quickly I woke up from surgery (on 1/19/18) and how minor the pain was - minimal to none and has continued to date. Dr Heltsley is very...more
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