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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Kessler is Good. Dr. Kessler has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
Bedside Manner 2.0
Spends Time with Me 2.7
Follows Up After Visit 2.3

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Kessler graduated from The Ohio State University , Columbus.


Dr. Kessler has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Swain County Hospital 
  • Angel Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Patrick Kessler MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 33 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James P. Kessler practice?
Dr. James Kessler has 1 office location.
Dr. James Kessler practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Franklin, NC.
See Franklin Orthopedic Surgeons.