Dr. James Nitka MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Nitka is an orthopedic surgeon in Greensboro, North Carolina and is affiliated with Cone Health.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Cervical fusion, Laminectomy, Spine, Spine Osteoarthritis, Spinal Osteochondrosis, Cervical disc surgery, Hip Replacement Arthroplasty, Ulnar Nerve Compression Syndromes, Intramedullary Fracture Fixation, Knee Replacement Arthroplasty, Lumbar fusion, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Hospital Affiliation

Cone Health
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1985–1989

Duke University Hospital
Internship, General Surgery, 1983–1985

University of Arizona College of Medicine
Class of 1983

Baylor Coll Med-Houston
Fellowship, Fellowship in Spine Surgery, 1989–1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 21 years in Spine Surgery

NC State Medical License

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