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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Shankwiler is Excellent. Dr. Shankwiler has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Shankwiler graduated from University of Southern California , Los Angeles. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Shankwiler has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Huntington Hospital 
  • St Luke Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Alan Shankwiler MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James A. Shankwiler practice?
Dr. James Shankwiler has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Shankwiler practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Pasadena, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Arcadia, CA.
See Pasadena Surgeons.