License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James DeOrio is Good. Dr. DeOrio has been reviewed by 37 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. James DeOrio, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Foot Deformities
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Surgery (Joint Prosthesis Implantation Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteotomy

Education & Awards

Dr. DeOrio graduated from George Washington University. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Durham, NC
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)


Dr. DeOrio has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Durham Regional Hospital 
  • Duke University Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Keith DeOrio MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James K. DeOrio practice?
Dr. James DeOrio has 2 office locations.
Dr. James DeOrio practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Durham, NC.
See Durham Surgeons.