Meet Dr. Jim Pappas, M.D.

A fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Jim Pappas has been in practice since 1993. Dr. Pappas has received advanced training and certification in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery.

The surgical practice emphasizes shoulder and knee repair and reconstruction although treatment options are available regardless of your injury.

In addition to traditional surgical treatments, Dr. Pappas utilizes innovative technologies within his practice to offer treatment options to patients suffering from chronic conditions such as arthritis and tendonitis.

His approach combines an advanced education with an experienced operative history, treating patients of all ages in an effort to help people return to an active and functional lifestyle.

His commitment to excellence and providing his patients with the best possible care, has translated to better patient outcomes and helping patients stay active.

He was the team physician for the University of Nevada, Reno for 10 years. During that time he was involved with all aspects of orthopedic care for University athletes.

Dr. Jim Pappas, M.D.


Why choose Dr. Jim Pappas?

  • Accessible. Professional. Efficient.
  • Balancing Skill, Knowledge & Experience
  • Since 1993, Dr. Jim Pappas has been practicing in the Reno area and actively treats high school athletic teams and injured players.