James W. Gallentine, M.D.


James W. Gallentine, M.D.
Dr. Gallentine joined Nebraska Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine in 2003.  He was born and raised in Broken Bow, Nebraska, and received his undergraduate degree from Hastings College in Hastings, Nebraska.  He continued his schooling in Nebraska, receiving his doctor of medicine from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. This was followed by an internship and residency at the Medical College of Georgia Hospital & Clinics in Augusta, Georgia.   He went on to complete a Fellowship Training for Surgery of the Foot and Ankle at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida.  In June 2010, Dr. Gallentine completed a Fellowship Training in Total Joint Replacement focusing on hip and knee replacement, primary and revisions at Wellington Hospital in Wellington, New Zealand.

Of special note, Dr. Gallentine served in the U.S. Military from July 1999 through August 2003 where he was a staff orthopaedic surgeon at Naval Hospital Charleston in North Charleston, South Carolina.

Dr. Gallentine is married and has a son and a daughter.  In his free time he enjoys hiking and spending time with his family.

Education
  • B.S. – Hastings College, Hastings, Nebraska, 1990
  • M.D. – University of Nebraska Medical Center, 1994
  • Internship – Medical College of Georgia Hospital & Clinics, 1994-1995

Residency
  • Medical College of Georgia Hospital & Clinics, Augusta, Georgia, 1995-1999

Fellowship/Advanced Training
  • Fellowship Training for Surgery of the Foot & Ankle, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, 2003-2004
  • Fellowship Training for Total Joint Replacement – hip and knee replacement, primary and revisions, Wellington Hospital, Wellington, New Zealand, 2010

Military
  • LCDR MC USNR – 1999-2003 – Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon at Naval Hospital Charleston, North Charleston, South Carolina

Board Certification
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 2001
  • Recertified, 2010

Associations
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Specialty
  • Direct Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Joint Replacement – Knee and Hip
  • Outpatient Total Joint Replacement
  • Revisions of Hip & Knee
  • General Orthopaedics

Outreach Clinic
  • Nebraska City (Wednesdays)
Clinical Support Staff
  • Amanda R., RN
  • John M., PA-C
  • Lisa P., PA-C