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Dr. James Patrick Kessler MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Urology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Surgery of the Hand.
Dr. James Kessler has 1 office location.
56 Medical Park Dr
Ste 302
Franklin, NC 28734

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
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 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.8
  • Currently 1.75 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.3
  • Currently 2.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

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


Dr. Kessler has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Swain County Hospital 
  • Angel Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Kessler accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 20 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina - 17 plans
  • Humana - 9 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans
  • Aetna - 2 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James P. Kessler practice?
Dr. James Kessler practices Urology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Surgery of the Hand near Franklin, NC.
See Franklin Urologists, Franklin Orthopedic Surgeons, and Franklin Surgeons.