Dr. John Clough, MD

Dr. John Clough, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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53 y/o
(48)

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Dr. John Clough, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Overland Park, KS. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Neurosurgery of South Kansas City Medical Group

5340 College Blvd

Overland Park, KS 66211
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Insurance Accepted

  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CompCare
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Clough performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Clough's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Clough's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Clough "Dr. John A. Clough, MD, is a board-certified neurosurgeon with more than 15 years' experience. Dr. Clough is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. In addition to his medical degree, Dr. Clough did post graduate research in brain tumor and immunotherapy. He has worked with numerous area hospitals over the course of his career serving the Kansas City area and has been active in publishing multiple research papers and abstracts. Dr. Clough did his general surgery internship at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, received his medical degree from the University Of Kansas School Of Medicine and completed his residence at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. His practice includes but is not limited to general neurosurgery, deep brain stimulation for movement disorders and atypical pain, pain management, spasticity, brain tumor, pituitary tumor ,spine/complex spine, congenital deformities of the spine, stereotactic radiosurgery/CyberKnife, DREZ, rizotomy, cordotomy, peripheral nerve and trauma/neuro-critical care."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Clough "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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 Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Clough has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Clough's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Clough to family and friends
48 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

  • 5
    (43)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Clough'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

If you want the best professional care then Dr. Clough is the one to contact. I have never felt so informed, cared about and trusting in a surgeon, and I have had several over the years. You will get Dr. Clough's undivided attention when with him. You will get the most respected doctor in the...more
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Dr Clough was outstanding and took the time to answer questions.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Clough's for several years. It is easy to leave an excellent review for him. He is a kind, caring practitioner who is the best at his profession. After following my condition, he operated on my cervical spine because it was unstable and gave me a great deal of pain....more
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He is the best there is. Well worth the wait. Trust him with my life any time. I know he is busy but take the time to wait get in to see him, you will be so thankful you did. Julie Getz
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Thank you for the positive feedback! We appreciate the kind words.

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Dr. Clough has his patients' best interests at heart. He takes as much time with you as you need. I am very fortunate to have him as my doctor.
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We strive to provide the highest quality in patient care. Thank you so much for sharing this story with us!

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