Dr. James Schaffhausen, MD

Dr. James Schaffhausen, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
(10)
Save
Dr. James Schaffhausen, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Burnsville, MN and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

1000 W 140th St

Burnsville, MN 55337

Contact Information

(952) 808-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Medica
  • 6 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Schaffhausen

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schaffhausen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Sprain
normal
more than 72% of peers
Knee Disorders
normal
more than 67% of peers
Chronic Pelvic Pain
normal
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Schaffhausen'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.

Dr. Schaffhausen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schaffhausen "James M. Schaffhausen, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and general orthopedics."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

40  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
Less
Read Less

22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hennepin Co Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Hennepin Co Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Minn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schaffhausen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Schaffhausen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Schaffhausen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Schaffhausen's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaffhausen to family and friends
10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Schaffhausen'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

    Under 10 minutes
Image of Dr. Schaffhausen
Are you Dr. Schaffhausen?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(28)
Sports Medicine
(21)
Sports Medicine
(18)
Orthopedic Surgery
(23)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(16)
Orthopedic Surgery
(94)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(12)
Orthopedic Surgery
(18)
Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
(50)
Orthopedic Surgery
(1)