Dr. John C France MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John France is an orthopedic surgeon in Morgantown, West Virginia and is affiliated with West Virginia University Hospitals. He received his medical degree from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 12 doctors at West Virginia University Hospitals who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

West Virginia University Hospitals
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Kaleida Health/Buffalo General Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1987–1991

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1986–1987

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

WV State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Functional and Quality-of-Life Outcomes in Geriatric Patients with Type-II Dens Fracture.
Vaccaro, A. R.,Kepler, C. K.,Kopjar, B.,Chapman, J.,Shaffrey, C.,Arnold, P.,Gokaslan, Z.,Brodke, D.,France, J.,Dekutoski, M.,Sasso, R.,Yoon, S. T.,Bono, C.,Harrop, J.,Fehlings, M. G.

The role of classification of chronic low back pain.
Fairbank, J., Gwilym, S.E., France, J.C., Daffner, S.D., Dettori, J., Hermsmeyer, J., Andersson, G.

High-energy contact sports and cervical spine neuropraxia injuries: what are the criteria for return to participation?
Dailey, A., Harrop, J.S., France, J.C.

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