Dr. John MacPhail, MD

Dr. John MacPhail, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. John MacPhail, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Marion, NC and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

60 S Medical Ct

Marion, NC 28752

Contact Information

(828) 652-1673

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UPMC

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more than 13% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • 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, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Shands Tchg Hospital Fla Med Ct
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Vanderbilt Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. MacPhail has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. MacPhail's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. MacPhail to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 1

Dr. MacPhail's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Gave me injections of cortisone which contained Bupivicaine. This medication is not supposed to be given to patients with high blood pressure and is not supposed to be injected into bloodstream. Dr. Macphail did this to me, causing CNS shutdown, luckily my heart was strong enough to start back...more
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