Dr. John Cleary, MD

Dr. John Cleary, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 84
Dr. John Cleary, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine in 1959 and specializes in neurosurgery.

7920 Frost St Ste 406

San Diego, CA 92123

Contact Information

(858) 292-8911

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Cleary's Experience

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  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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  • Royal College Of Surgeons In Ireland, National University Of Ireland, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • Rochester Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Rochester Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Cleary, MD
Dr. Cleary is the best. I saw him for a back so sore I could hardly walk. He could have done extensive, expensive surgery - how would anyone know ? - but instead he removed a little bone chip, put on pretty much a band-aid, and sent me home. No further problems. He is so honest and so competent...Read More
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