James C. Huston, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics

Areas of Interest:

Total joint replacement and knee and hip replacement revision

Accepting new patients.

4.7 / 5 (Based on 330 Reviews)

As a native of Lawrence, Dr. James Huston knows the pride that the community has in supporting local businesses and each other. Dr. Huston graduated from Lawrence High and went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in human biology from the University of Kansas and his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine.

Dr. Huston believes that orthopedics is a field where he can make an immediate and profound impact on a patient’s quality of life. He enjoys being able to see the improvement in people’s daily lives.

“At OrthoKansas, we take great pride in providing world-class care to our friends, neighbors, the community and region,” he said. “We’re passionate about providing cutting-edge, evidence-based, thoughtful care close to home.”

Philosophy Of Care

“I aim for a collaborative approach to patient care. My job is to listen to my patient to help guide my examination, help them and find a diagnosis. I then help them understand their symptoms and diagnosis. Only then can we discuss treatment options and together choose the plan that best meets the patient’s needs.”

At OrthoKansas, you are supported by a team of highly trained experts throughout your treatment and recovery. Learn more about Dr. Huston's team. (pdf)

Doctor's Contact Information

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Medical Areas of Expertise


Knee Care and Hip Care


Education and Training

Medical Degree University of Kansas School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
Residency Geisinger Health System, Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship Baylor College of Medicine, Orthopaedic Adult Reconstruction

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Board Certified

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • OrthoKansas
    6265 Rock Chalk Drive
    Suite 1500
    Lawrence, KS 66049
    Phone: Main 785-843-9125
  • Provider also sees patients at:

  • Newman Regional Health
    1301 W. 12th Ave.
    Suite 105
    Emporia, KS 66801
    Phone: Main 620-340-6181

Provider Review Comments

May 29, 2022
My experience was good. I didn't feel stressed out.
May 29, 2022
May 28, 2022
Dr Houston was very helpful. He was able to diagnose what was wrong with me. He prescribed medicine that is helping me. I really appreciate the fact they were able to get me in so quickly.
May 26, 2022
Excellent. Dr Huston went over my options in regard to issue.
May 25, 2022
Very good.
May 25, 2022
May 25, 2022
Very good! I had a total knee replacement and will be getting my other knee done next winter. Dr Huston is very good at what he does.
May 22, 2022
Satisfied with the information provided.
May 14, 2022
An excellent experience
May 13, 2022
May 12, 2022
May 04, 2022
Rushed and not informTive
April 30, 2022
Overall good. I don't hesitate to ask questions or clarification. I could sense when the Dr knew he had reached is allowable time with me. My last 2 questions were answered with his hand on the door. I think this is sad because for many people this will stop their questions that may need to be answered.
April 28, 2022
Took care of what was expected.
April 28, 2022
Dr. Huston is ready to get to the bottom of my problem.
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