Dr. John Morrison, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMaleAge 73

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. John Morrison, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Great Neck, NY and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1974. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. John Morrison, MD

Northwell Health Physician Partners Orthopaedic Institute at Great Neck, 611 Northern Boulevard

611 Northern Blvd Ste 200 Great Neck, NY 11021
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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Morrison

2.6

Based on 27 ratings

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Brought my mother in because she was experiencing severe pain in her legs and was promptly taken into a room. 2 hours pass and she still hasn’t been seen. Understandably, she grew impatient and wanted to leave. As we were leaving, we told the front desk what had transpired and they said Dr. Morrison had left the building an hour and a half ago. We were there for an hour and a half after the doctor left for nothing. Never have seen such unprofessional practice in my life. Now my poor mother has to wait in pain until we see another doctor. NEVER GOING TO THIS DOCTOR OR THIS FACILITY AGAIN. COMPLETELY UNPROFESSIONAL.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
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Sep 02, 2021
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He is the absolute WORST doctor (if I can call him that) I have ever seen. He should have his licensed taken away. I was there with my two children complaining of lower back pain. He never asked me any questions and didn’t listen to a word I said. He yelled at my daughter so loud bc she was watching her phone she jumped and dropped the phone. He went on to insult me over and over again for no reason whatsoever and bring up things that I warned him I didn’t want my children to hear. It was a waste of my time. Even my children told me he was crazy and we should leave. He is a disgrace to the medical profession. AVOID at all cost!
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Sep 01, 2020
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Dr. M. was very thorough and informative. He took his time and made sure we knew what was going on.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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May 23, 2020
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I took my daughter to see him for scoliosis pain. He never made eye contact with me, or my daughter and kept talking over me when I tried to tell him about her pain. He didn't care and was in a rush to finish. He told her to take warm showers at night like she's never tried this before. He refused to give us a note for the school nurse so that my daughter could have a little extra time between classes to stop at her locker so she wouldn't have to carry a heavy backpack filled with books the enti
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Sep 07, 2018
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Horrible rude doctor
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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May 16, 2018
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Dr. Morrison was quite knowledgeable but there was virtually no eye contact. This disturbed me.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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New York, NY – Jun 01, 2017
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Dr. Morrison is quite simply the best Doctor I've ever come across. He did my scoliosis surgery years ago. There happened to be a Rubik's Cube on the nightstand when he came in the night before the surgery to review the details of the surgery and to reassure me. While he was talking to me, he idly picked up the cube and started playing with it. A short time later he wrapped up what he was saying, and walked out. The first two layers of the cube were completed. He's very intelligent AND caring.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Tim Rigney in Bohemia, NY – Feb 15, 2017
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rude....horrible bed side manner....don't bother
What went well
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
3 people found this helpful
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CK in NY, NY – Jan 05, 2017
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Would not recommend him to my worse enemy .. rude.. abrupt ..lacks empathy no bedside manner whatsoever !!!!. asked questions and he expected answers as though I was on a witness stand ..he was horrible??
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
3 people found this helpful
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Bayonne, NJ – Oct 05, 2016
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I had an accident and broke my tibia and fibula. He was the surgeon on call. He was excellent in his technical abilities which involved not only setting the bones but inserting a rod. As he explained, the rod stabilizes the broken bone, which prevented me from having one leg shorter than the other one. My leg healed as planned, and I never had any pain or discomfort. I found him to be very caring and always found time to listen to my questions and to allay my concerns.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
4 people found this helpful
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Arthur Cronson in Manhasset, NY – Dec 22, 2015
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Biography

Dr. John Morrison, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Great Neck, NY and has over 48 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Hosp For Special Surg, Orthopedic Surgery North Shore Univ Hosp, General Surgery
Residency Hospital
North Shore University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Hospital for Special Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
1974
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
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Awards

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What are Dr. John Morrison, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Morrison frequently treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Back Pain, and Low Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Morrison treats.

Where is Dr. John Morrison, MD's office located?

Dr. Morrison's office is located at 611 Northern Blvd Ste 200, Great Neck, NY 11021. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Morrison's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morrison treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Morrison treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Back Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morrison treats Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Morrison treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Morrison treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Morrison treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Morrison's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminoforaminotomy
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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(516) 723-2663

Dr. Morrison accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Anthem
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
MVP Health Care
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Locations

Northwell Health Physician Partners Orthopaedic Institute at Great Neck, 611 Northern Boulevard

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