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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
25 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(10)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Heerwagen is Good. Dr. Heerwagen has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Heerwagen graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities, Rootstown. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Louis J. Levy Resident Research Award : 1989, Topic: Subacute Epiphyseal Osteomyelitis
Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society : 1985
Ruth Jackson Award for presentation : 1988, North Texas Chapter of Western Orthopedic Association
Outstanding Specialty Resident Award : 1990, John Peter Smith Hospital Family Practice Program Fort Worth, Texas
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Heerwagen has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Denton Hospital 
  • Medical Center Of Lewisville 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Robert Heerwagen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James R. Heerwagen practice?
Dr. James Heerwagen has 4 office locations.
Dr. James Heerwagen practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Lewisville, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Flower Mound, TX.
See Lewisville Orthopedic Surgeons.