Dr. John MacFarlane, MD

Dr. John MacFarlane, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. John MacFarlane, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Murray, UT and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5171 S Cottonwood St Ste 950

Murray, UT 84107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
more than 84% of peers
Herniated Disc
high
more than 83% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
more than 79% of peers

Dr. MacFarlane'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

38  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

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 Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1986
Media & Publications

Dr. MacFarlane has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. MacFarlane's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. MacFarlane to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. MacFarlane's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I had an ACDF surgery with Dr. Macfarlane at IMC in early June. He was wonderful: compassionate, professional, and the surgery went very well. The IMC staff was also fantastic.
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Dr. Macfarlane was compassionate, thorough and experienced. He has done the most disc replacements in Utah, and I am very happy I went with him. After 3 years of chronic pain and seeing five different providers I decided to proceed with surgery. Dr. Macfarlane was very honest about my chances of...more
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He is not only a great surgeon he is also one of the kindest people you will meet. He is personally invested in his patients and their outcomes. He is an amazing individual.
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I received multiple recommendations for Dr. McFarlane. I did a considerable amount of research and found his reputation to be impeccable. When he met with me for a consultation he came across as a very trustable. He took ample time to explain the procedures we were looking at. Dr. Mcfarlane's...more
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I very much liked that Dr Macfarlane provided understandable explanations of each test and procedure to be performed. My opinion of him as a medical professional would rate 5 stars, but based on the almost two months it took to get in to see him, I would be reluctant to recommend him to those with...more
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