Dr. John McLimore, MD

Dr. John McLimore, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(23)
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Dr. John McLimore, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Indianapolis, IN. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 28 years. Read his story

8450 Northwest Blvd

Indianapolis, IN 46278

Contact Information

(317) 802-2870

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 24 More

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Bursitis
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more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. McLimore's bio

This content was provided by Dr. McLimore "Dr. McLimore earned his bachelor's degree from Wabash College in 1983, graduating cum laude. He earned a bachelor's degree from Indiana University in Indianapolis, graduating in 1985, and went to medical school at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington, Kentucky, graduating in 1989. Dr. McLimore completed an internship in internal medicine at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in 1990 and a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas in 1993. He has had several abstracts included in the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and co-established the first Musculoskeletal Continuity Clinic at the VA Medical Center in Houston. Dr. McLimore is a member of numerous professional associations, including the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Medical Association, the International Rehabilitation Medicine Association, the Physiatric Association of Spine Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation, International Spine Injection Society and the American Congress of Academic Physiatrists. "

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management
  • Rehabilitation After Stroke or Trauma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

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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.

Education

  • Wabash College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Kentucky
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McLimore has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. McLimore's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McLimore to family and friends
1.5
based on 23 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. McLimore's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Shelbyville, In |
I see it just exactly as another reviewer of how horrible it was to have him give my back injections! I also was not given enough sedation and was begging for more as I sqwirmed in horrible pain as he was shoving the long needles in my spine! He said you've had enough several times as I could hardly take the excruciating pain he would tell me to lay still & quit moving! I started crying because of the pain and his lack of empathy! also he never came in to see me before or after procedure. Done
Indianapolis, IN |
Said back MRI showed absolutely nothing after previous doctor said same MRI showed compression on L3-L4... He is strictly an insurance dr. who will tell you whatever INSURANCE wants him to tell you... Worst dr. I have ever seen PERIOD... Do not see this loser!!!
in Indianapolis |
He told me that his MRI was 10 times worse than mine and he works every day. He said there was no reason for me to be having pain. He said I didn't need surgery but sent me to a surgeon. He also changed my work restrictions between appointments without even asking how I was feeling. I had a serious issue that he missed and a new doctor found.
I was totally dissatisfied with the level of sedation given and treatment during my procedure. I was awake for the entire processed and begged for the medication I was told would be given prior and during my injections. After the procedure myself nor my family ever saw Dr. McLimore again to even discuss the outcome of what he was medically able to do.
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Dr. McLimore accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Bronze Direct CACA IN HIX
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
  • Medico
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Pekin Insurance
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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