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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
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
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

Conditions Treated

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

Procedures Performed

Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Joint Drainage
Musculoskeletal Function Test
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