Dr. John McLimore, MD

Dr. John McLimore, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. John McLimore, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.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
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Top Care Areas

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

Bursitis
very high
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

Dr. McLimore'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. 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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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

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

50  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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16  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

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McLimore's Reviews

1.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McLimore to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (21)

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 (5)

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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...more
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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!!!
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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...more
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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...more
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