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James R. Bowers, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

"Life is motion, motion is life."

Primary Clinic: Meriter Orthopedic Clinic

2275 Deming Way, Suite 180
Middleton, WI 53562
(608) 417-8500

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Hospital Affiliations

Meriter Hospital

Education and Board Certification

2005, Residency, Duke University Medical Center
2000, Internship, Duke University Medical Center
1999, Medical School, UW School of Medicine and Public Health
ABMS/AOA Certification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Interests

Dr. Bowers specializes in treating knees, hips, shoulders, fractures and sports injuries for patients who are of 10 years and older.

Medical Philosophy

Medicine gave Dr. Bowers an opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives. Through his work in orthopedics, he is able to restore his patients’ active lifestyles through both rehabilitation and surgery. He likes to be on the cutting edge of orthopedic techniques and technologies, always looking to improve and learn new procedures. Dr. Bowers specializes in knee and hip surgery and uses a novel approach to his work, clearly communicating how he will perform a procedure and what a patient should expect afterward. He looks out for his patients, treating them like a member of his own family and making sure they are satisfied with their results.

Personal Interests

Dr. Bowers loves athletics, especially soccer and triathlons. His most recent triathlon was the 2012 Wisconsin Ironman. He also enjoys handiwork and has a particular interest in woodworking. 

About Orthopedic Surgeons

An Orthopedic Surgeon specializes in restoring the moving structures of the human bodies, such as bones, muscles, joints and tendons. They work to maintain and rebuild functions of a patient’s extremities and spine through surgical means.

Meriter Medical Group Provider:  Yes