Dr. James Kevin Rudder MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery.
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Dr. James Rudder has 3 office locations.
Orthopaedic Center Hot Springs
1900 Malvern Ave
Ste 301
Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Rudder is Excellent. Dr. Rudder has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.8
  • Currently 2.7777777777778 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Rudder graduated from University of Arkansas , Little Rock. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)


Dr. Rudder has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Healthpark Hospital 
  • St Josephs Mercy Health Center Inc 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Humana - 11 plans
  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans


  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. James K. Rudder practice?
Dr. James Rudder practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery near Hot Springs National Park, AR.
See Hot Springs National Park Orthopedic Surgeons and Hot Springs National Park Surgeons.