Dr. John Alton, MD

Dr. John Alton, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(101)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Alton, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1992 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read his story

7255 Old Oak Blvd

Cleveland, OH 44130

Contact Information

(330) 558-0090

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
very high
more than 92% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Alton's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alton "For over 20 years I have been dedicated to my patients and staying a leader for women who need a caring Obstetrician and/or Gynecologist. My bedside manner combined with clinical skills allow me to enjoy my medical practice beyond what I thought I could when I chose this profession."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alton "A compassionate approach to using the most recent dynamic medical technology to better my patients lives.

All my patients deserve to be empowered with information and ability to make decisions as for what is best for their own health. This is the care I strive to deliver, as well as making recommendations that I would want for my own Wife, Mother, Sister or Daughter. All while doing so with a smile that is genuine because, I have been and always will be honored that patients trust me to be their Physician."

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Advanced Colposcopy
  • Advanced Gynecologic Surgery
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Birth Control
  • Bladder Suspension Surgery
  • Breast Exam
  • Cervical Cerclage
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • D and C (Dilation and Curettage) for Miscarriage
  • da Vinci® Gynecologic Procedure
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • Depo-Provera® Birth Control Shot
  • Essure® Procedure
  • Fallopian Tube and Ovarian Surgery
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Laser Surgery
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.

Education

  • University Of Dayton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Michigan State University-Sparrow Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Michigan State University-Sparrow Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alton to family and friends
4.9
based on 101 total reviews (40 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (101)

  • 5
    (98)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Alton's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Alton Says:

Thank you for the encouraging words as well as criticism that will challenge me and allow me to continue to grow in this rewarding art of medicine.


Patient Comments (40)

in SEVEN HILLS
I started seeing Dr Alton when I was pregnant. I could not of asking for a better doctor! Highly recommend for whatever the need.
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I love Dr. Alton! He is a truly a great physician. I would highly recommend to anyone especially if it is your first pregnancy. He really takes the time to get to know you and takes your questions and concerns seriously,
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in brunswick
Dr. Alton is a very calm, knowledgeable doctor, his nursing staff is always cheerful and he has a wonderful bedside manner. I've never felt rushed and he always takes the time to answer questions and makes sure you are understanding. Highly recommend!
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in Ravenna
I came to Dr. Alton last year for a colposcopy because he had great reviews (and I see they're only getting better). Just came back for an IUD replacement. He makes procedures that could be horrific as painless as possible. His manner is calm and courteous with a touch of humor and even a kind of...more
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in Berea, OH
Dr. Alton is the nicest OB/GYN! He has an incredible bed side manner and I have recommended so many friends and family to see him. He took time at each appointment to greet me and discuss any questions or concerns I had and never rushed to examine me before addressing all of my questions. He is a...more
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