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Dr. Canedy practices general orthopedics. With more than 30 years of experience, he is excellent at diagnosing and treating muscle, bone and joint pain, including in people with complex conditions.

Dr. Canedy is also very involved in the business side of healthcare. He sits on many local boards of healthcare organizations. He believes it is crucial for practicing physicians to provide innovative solutions to today’s health care crisis.

Conditions

Patellar Dislocation, Osgood-Schlatter Disease, Runner’s Knee (PFS), Knee Arthritis, Hip Fractures, Hip Bursitis, Hip Dislocation, Frozen Shoulder, Rotator Cuff Tears, Shoulder Injuries, Shoulder Joint Tear, Shoulder Impingement, Separated Shoulder, Shoulder Arthritis, and less common conditions

Treatments

, , and less common treatments

Ages treated: 2+

Accepts workers comp: Yes

36 Years in Practice

Credentials

Certifications

  • Board Certified in Orthopedics by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Education

  • Campbell Clinic – University of Tennessee College of Health Sciences | Orthopedic Residency, 1988
  • University of Tennessee | General Surgery Internship, 1984
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center | MD, 1983
  • St. Olaf College, University of Nebraska-Lincoln | BS, 1978 (with Distinction)

Memberships & Awards

  • Best Doctors in America 2008-2010
  • The Nebraska Medical Center Medical Staff Leadership Award, 2010
  • Nebraska Medical Society
  • Metro Omaha Medical Society
  • Omaha Orthopedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American College of Healthcare Executives (Fellow)

Patient Reviews

4.8 out of 5 (467 Ratings, 108 Comments)

5 stars
Apr 28, 2020
Dr. James Canedy is absolutely the best he's informative. He's very personable and and his staff is also.
4 stars
Apr 7, 2020
always professional and courteous care from everyone in this office. every issue is explained in detail.
5 stars
Apr 7, 2020
The only issue I have is. The filling out of so much paperwork when I have been a patient of OrthoNebraska for years. The second piece of paperwork was redundant of the first one I filled out. I just think there should be a way to shorten that process.
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