James Howe, M.D.
Professor Emeritus of Orthopaedics
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Medical School: University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1973)
Dr. Howe participates in the clinic trials of alternative bearing surfaces (ceramic/ceramic). His research interests involve range of motion of total knee replacement, prosthetic design, surgical instrumentation, and osteoporosis.
Dr. Howe is past chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.
Excellence in Teaching from the residents in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation at The University of Vermont (2007)
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Kappa Delta Award (1994)
SICOT M.E. Muller Research Award (1990)
North American Arthroscopy Association's O'Connor Arthroscopic Research Award (1989)
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN (1979)
Orthopaedic Residency: University of Vermont, Burlington, VT (1978)
General Surgery Residency: Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA (1975)
Management of Arthritis of the Hip and Knee, General Arthritic Surgery, Management of Avascular Necrosis, Total Hip and Knee Replacement, Unicompartmental Replacement, Arthroscopic Surgery, Revision of Total Joint Surgery, Osteotomies of the Hip and Knee