James W. Gallentine, M.D.


Direct Anterior Hip Replacement

Joint Replacement – Knee and Hip

Outpatient Total Joint Replacement

Revisions of Hip & Knee

General Orthopaedics

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.


B.S. – Hastings College, Hastings, Nebraska, 1990

M.D. – University of Nebraska Medical Center, 1994


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 2001

Recertified, 2010


American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons


Internship: Medical College of Georgia Hospital & Clinics, 1994-1995

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

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


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


Advanced Practice Provider:
John McPhail, PA-C

Advanced Practice Provider:
Lisa Pietig, PA-C

Primary Clinical Assistant:
Amanda R., RN

Our Physicians

Aaron Bott, M.D.
David Clare, M.D.
Daniel Cullan II, M.D.
Robert Dugas, M.D
James Gallentine, M.D.
Justin Harris, M.D.
Thomas Heiser, M.D.
Sukchan Lee, M.D.
Joseph Mulka, M.D., Ph.D.
Daniel Ripa, M.D.
Scott Swanson, M.D.
Dane Todd, M.D.
Steven Volin, M.D.
Donald Walla, M.D.