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James L. ZumBrunnen, MD

Dr. James L. ZumBrunnen, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations



  • Residency: Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple (1968)
  • Internship: Cook County Hospital (1963)
  • Medical School: University of Minnesota (1962)
  • University: University of Minnesota (1960)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery: Orthopedic Surgery

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue
People's Health

Conditions Treated

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Runner's Knee
Spine Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Herniated Disc
Low Back Pain
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Elbow Bursitis
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Spinal Cord Injury
Arthritis of the Elbow
Shoulder Dislocation
Hip Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Bone Disorders
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Achilles Tendinitis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Knee Sprain
Chronic Neck Pain
Gait Abnormality
Plantar Fasciitis
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Pathological Spine Fracture
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Hand Conditions
Degenerative Disc Disease
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Hand Fracture
Foot Conditions
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Adhesive Capsulitis
Spinal Stenosis
Knee Dislocation
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Rotator Cuff Tear
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Joint Pain
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Spine Deformities
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Elbow Sprain
Foot Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Hip Pointer Injuries
Trigger Finger
Autoimmune Diseases
Systemic Chondromalacia
Internal Derangement of Knee
Pelvic Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Difficulty With Walking
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Knee Disorders
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Sacrum Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)

Procedures Performed

Joint Drainage
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Musculoskeletal Function Test
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