James  G.  Howe, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Fletcher Allen

Professor, University of Vermont College of Medicine



Areas of Expertise:
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Total Knee and Hip Replacement
Medical School: University of Vermont
Internship: Medical College of Virginia Hospitals - Rotating Internship
  • Medical College of Virginia Hospitals - Surgery
  • University of Vermont - Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: Mayo Clinic - Implant Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Status: Active With Admitting Privileges

Dr. James Howe has been using the VISIONAIRE patient-matched custom-fit surgical instrumentation system since 2009. Fletcher Allen is now combining VISIONAIRE with the new FDA-cleared Verilast knee technology that has been laboratory tested for 30 simulated years of wear performance. Together, these latest advancements will offer patients a longer-lasting more natural-feeling knee joint with a shorter recovery period than traditional knee joint replacement options.

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