Ortho Central (Norman)


James L. Bond, MD

James L. Bond, MD, specializes in the surgical treatment of sports injuries and orthopedic disorders of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Bond received his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. He completed his residency at OU Health Sciences Center and his fellowship at Southern California Orthopedic Institute. Dr. Bond is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

His special interests include:

  • Surgical knee
  • Surgical shoulder
  • Cartilage replacement
  • Robotic-assisted total knee replacement

A love of sports sparked Dr. Bond’s passion for orthopedics.

“I am dedicated to listening to each patient, developing their trust and providing them with the most advanced treatment possible,” Dr. Bond said. “I take great pride in seeing former patients achieving great results both on and off the field.”

Dr. Bond has been recognized as a top orthopedic surgeon by U.S. News and World Report. He received the Oklahoman Readers’ Choice Award for best orthopedic surgeon in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. He was also named a top doctor by Oklahoma Magazine in 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Dr. Bond and his wife, Dr. Susan Bond have five children together. In his spare time, Dr. Bond enjoys coaching youth sports and working on his farm.