Dr. John McDonough, DO

Dr. John McDonough, DO

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
Dr. John McDonough, DO is a sports medicine specialist in Wisconsin Rapids, WI and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Des Moines University Osteopathic Med Center in 1968 and specializes in sports medicine.

410 Dewey St

Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Contact Information

(715) 421-5257

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Dr. McDonough's Experience

Dr. McDonough's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Kings College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Des Moines University Osteopathic Med Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Wayne State Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • St Luke's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Of Missouri Kansas City
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Veterans Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Medical Association, 2007
  • American Medical Association, 2006
  • Friend of Education Award presented by Wis. Rapids Education Association, 2005-06
  • Volunteer Physician US Olympic Training Center, 1997
  • Induction into Lincoln High School Athletic Dept Hall of Fame, 2008
  • Distinguised Service to High School Athletes presented by WI Athletic Directors Association, 1995
  • American Medical Association, 2009
  • Distinguished Friend of Education Award presented by Association WI School Admiinistrators, 2001
  • American Medical Association, 1975-2006
Media & Publications
  • Comparison of Endoscopic and Open Carpal Tunnel Release, 1993

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDonough's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDonough to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McDonough'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 (3)

Dr. McDonough is an excellent doctor and has worked on both of my shoulders.
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Dr. McDonough is an advocate of the patient making a decision about their own health. He shares information, with visual aides if necessary, gives his input, suggestions on what is feasible and what is not to expect for a condition. He is open to questions, anecdotal "what ifs" and potential...more
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Saw Dr. McDonough 9/15/16 for recurrent knee pain. He was thorough expaining causes of pain, reviewed X-rays, demonstrated problem with models of knee, and knee replacement samples; thoroughly examined both knees. Problem solved WITH me. Generous with his time. Personally assisted with...more
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