Dr. John Mahon, MD

Dr. John Mahon, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. John Mahon, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in South Bend, IN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, pediatric hand surgery, and more.Read his story

6301 University Commons

South Bend, IN 46635

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicare
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Dr. Mahon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahon treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Mahon treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahon treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Mahon treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Hand Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mahon treats Hand Conditions more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Mahon treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Mahon's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Cyst
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Debridement
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fusion
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hardware Removal
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malunion of Fracture
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Sprain
  • Wrist Surgery
  • Writers' Cramp

About Me

Dr. Mahon provides operative and non-operative treatment for all conditions affecting the hand, wrist and elbow. Conservative in his approach to treatment, Dr. Mahon recognizes that many conditions respond well to non-operative measures and require o...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1990
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Ny and Presby Hp Columbia Campus
Residency Hospital
1989
North Shore University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1984
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1980
Notre Dame
Undergraduate School
1990
1989
1989
1984
1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Mahon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mahon

4.6

Based on 47 reviews

5 Stars
87.23404255319149%
(41)
4 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(1)
1 Star
8.51063829787234%
(4)

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Extremely arrogant, doesn't listen to patients, likes to recommend surgery for everything, and exceptionally rude! Charges for all services are higher than most. He looks down on peopl. He has botched 3 surgeries on friends, plus 2 on myself! Stay away!!!
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I am a professional Hammond B3 and piano musician. When I shattered my wrist, I thought of ALL the people that I knew that had that experience that never fully recovered from it. I had to have a titanium plate put in with ten screws. In an unexpectedly short time, I had NO pain, FULL range of...Read More
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Dr. Mahon took wonderful care of my daughters broken arm. Office staff is very professional and compassionate. Wonderful experience and would highly recommend his practice for anyone in need of this type of services. Definitely go above and beyond to take outstanding care of their patients!!
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I had a lipoma on my right wrist and saw Dr. Mahon who suggested I might want to have it removed. Dr. Mahon was so nice to me and explained everything thoroughly. Surgery went well and I would definitely see him again and recommend him to anyone with any problems with their hands or wrists. His...Read More
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I highly recommend Dr. John Mahon for any issues regarding the hand or wrist. As a senior with aging issues, I found Dr. Mahon to be very helpful in my diagnosis and thorough in explaining the surgery that was needed. I experienced outstanding service from the entire staff at Northern Indiana...Read More
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