Dr. James P Kennedy MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Kennedy is an orthopedic surgeon in Barberton, Ohio. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Summa Barberton Citizens Hospital and Summa Health System. He received his medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University and has been in practice for 30 years. He is one of 21 doctors at Summa Barberton Citizens Hospital and one of 44 at Summa Health System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Summa Barberton Citizens Hospital

Summa Health System
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Davis
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1989 - 1990

Akron General Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1984 - 1985

Akron General Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1987 - 1989

Northeast Ohio Medical University
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Design and characterization of a modified T-flask bioreactor for continuous monitoring of engineered tissue stiffness.
Lasher, R.A., Wolchok, J.C., Parikh, M.K., Kennedy, J.P., Hitchcock, R.W.

Computer designed and milled porcelain esthetic resin-bonded fixed partial denture.
Kennedy, J.P.

The mechanically enhanced phase separation of sprayed polyurethane scaffolds and their effect on the alignment of fibroblasts.
Kennedy, J. P., McCandless, S. P., Lasher, R. A., Hitchcock, R. W.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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