Dr. John Kilgore, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 55

430 Morton Plant St Ste 301
Clearwater, FL 33756
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Dr. Kilgore's Experience

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Dr. Kilgore's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Kilgore Performs

Conditions Dr. Kilgore Treats

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
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Hospital Quality

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Morton Plant Hospital
300 Pinellas St
Clearwater, FL 33756

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Orthopaedic Associates of West Florida
Clearwater Office
430 Morton Plant St Ste 301
Clearwater, FL 33756
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    Dr. Kilgore's Experience

    Dr. Kilgore's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
    • Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
    • Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Fracture Care
    • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Replacement, Cemented
    • Hip Replacement, Cementless
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Mini-Incision Hip Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
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    • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement
    • Minimally Invasive, Quad-Sparing Knee Replacement
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Posterior Mini-Incision Total Hip Arthroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injection
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement
    • Total Knee Replacement Revision
    • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
    • Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
    • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Bursitis
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hip Dislocation
    • Hip Disorders
    • Hip Dysplasia
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Pain
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    • Myelopathy
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osgood Schlatter Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Runner's Knee
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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    Background Check for Dr. Kilgore

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Clearwater Free Clinic Recognition Award, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society & Florida Medical Society

    Media & Publications

    • Neurologic Complications of Anklosing Spondylitis, 1993
    • Sheep in Wolf's Clothing, 1989
    • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement, 2/26/04
    • Computer Knee Navigation, 1/15/04
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of South Florida College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kilgore & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Kilgore's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.4
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kilgore to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    43 responses

    Dr. Kilgore's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    43 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    43 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    43 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    41 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kilgore

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    43 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    43 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    43 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    43 responses

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    Orthopaedic Associates of West Florida
    Clearwater Office
    430 Morton Plant St Ste 301
    Clearwater, FL 33756
    (727) 461-6026 (Office)
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