Charles E Rhoades, M.D. Independent Medical Examiner

Contact this IME Doctor

  • Company: Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics
  • Phone: (913) 319-7684
  • Fax: (913) 253-1707
  • Website:

Other Locations: Kansas City, Missouri

Specialty 1: Orthopedic Surgery

Specialty 2: Orthopedics

Specialty Focus: Dr. Rhoades is the senior Hand & Upper Extremity surgeon at Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics. His areas of clinical expertise are shoulder surgery, hand and upper extremity surgery, and athletic knee injuries.

Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine

License(s): Kansas and Missouri

Years in Practice: 36

  • 36 years performing IMEs
  • 500+ IMEs performed
  • Deposed/Testified 150 times

IME Training: AAOS Meeting Courses and Local Educational Seminars by Legal Experts

Additional Information

We have a dedicated Medical-Legal team capable of answering any and all questions you might have. I have designated IME slots on my schedule that allow for ease and timeliness of scheduling. I am capable of seeing patients in both of our physical locations in Missouri and Kansas. Additionally, I am Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at UMKC; Clinical Faculty member of the University of Kansas Medical Center; Examiner for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery; and member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Association. I have served as President of many organizations, including Dickson-Diveley, Saint Luke’s Hospital Medical Staff, and the Missouri State Orthopaedic Association.