Dr. John C. Kefalas, MD

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Dr. John C. Kefalas, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

John C. Kefalas, M.D.,S.C. 2905 N Main St Ste G, Decatur, IL 62526 Get Directions
(217) 425-2600

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      • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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      • Coventry Health Care
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
      • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
      • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
      • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
      • Orthopedic Fracture Care
      • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
      • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
      • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
      • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
      • Orthopedics
      • Sports Medicine
      • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

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      • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Ankle Injury
      • Ankle Ligament Rupture
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
      • Arthritis
      • Arthritis of the Shoulder
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Broken Shoulder Blade
      • Bursitis
      • Calcaneus Fracture
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
      • Femur Fracture
      • Foot Fracture
      • Foot Injuries
      • Foot Sprain
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Fractured Lower Leg
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hip Fracture
      • Hip Pointer Injuries
      • Hip Sprain
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Arthritis
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Fracture
      • Knee Injuries
      • Knee Ligament Injuries
      • Knee Sprain
      • Knee Tendinitis
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Limb Pain
      • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
      • Metatarsal Fracture
      • Musculoskeletal Disorders
      • Myelopathy
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteopenia
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pelvic Fracture
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rib Fracture
      • Rotator Cuff Injuries
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Sacrum Disorders
      • Scapular Fracture
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Injuries
      • Shoulder Muscle Strain
      • Shoulder Sprain
      • Shoulder Tendinitis
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sports Injuries of the Knee
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Tibia Fracture
      • Toe Fractures
      • Work-Related Injuries

      Procedures Performed

      • Arm Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
      • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
      • 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
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Hip Replacement Revision
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Cartilage Implantation
      • Knee Cartilage Repair
      • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
      • Knee Osteotomy
      • Knee Replacement
      • Knee Replacement Revision
      • Knee Surgery
      • Neuroplasty
      • Partial Shoulder Replacement
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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        Sanctions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1989

      • Residency Hospital
        St Louis University

        Completed in 1994

      • Undergraduate School
        Duke University

        Graduated in 1984

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Greek
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      Dr. Kefalas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Kefalas' Care Philosophy

      Dr. Kefalas and his specialized team will provide you with the highest level of care, to ensure the most complete level of recovery - getting you back to the activities you enjoy in life.