Dr. John Mayer, MD

Dr. John Mayer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Mayer, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Libertyville, IL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.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

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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

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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"

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Mini-Incision Hip Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Posterior Mini-Incision Total Hip Arthroplasty
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mayer to family and friends
4.1
based on 11 total reviews (4 with 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)

in Antioch |
Dr. John Mayer, a superb Professional. Accurate ,Personable, Direct. He explains matters so anyone can understand. A fine Surgeon.
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in Gurnee, IL |
I would recommend Dr. Mayer for anyone to go see him. I had a wonderful experience.
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in Libertyville, IL |
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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in Mchenry, IL |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Mayer accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Guardian
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Pipefitters
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

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Hospitals where Dr. Mayer has admitting privileges

Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
660 N Westmoreland Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
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Advocate Condell Medical Center
801 S Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
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