Dr. John Mayer, MD

Dr. John Mayer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. John Mayer, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Libertyville, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hip surgery, and more.Read his story

151 W Golf Rd

Libertyville, IL 60048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Mayer'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. Mayer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mayer "Castle Connolly "Top Doctor" for 10 yrs in a row."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mayer "I believe in treating my patients with sincerity, compassion, and kindness.

I believe in taking time to answer all questions and give understandable explanations to the problems at hand"

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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36  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Illinois Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Michael Reese Hosp & Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Michael Reese Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Anderson Orthopedic Research Institute Aori
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mayer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mayer's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mayer to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Mayer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. John Mayer, a superb Professional. Accurate ,Personable, Direct. He explains matters so anyone can understand. A fine Surgeon.
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I would recommend Dr. Mayer for anyone to go see him. I had a wonderful experience.
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Took the time to explain mechanics of my pain and how to improve, did not just give surgery as the answer. listened to my concerns.
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Dr. Mayer: poor bedside manner. I had a total hip replacement at Lake Forest Hospital with Dr. Mayer and left the hospital with ESBL infection, Sepsis, and an Altered Mental State; A few days later I entered Centegra Hospital thru the ER with the above infections that started to shut down my...more
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I feel badly non orthopedic complications sometimes occur after leaving the hospital with other organ systems. I can understand how these kinds of problems can sour a patient's view of the entire experience.

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