Dr. John Porter, MD

Dr. John Porter, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. John Porter, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Marietta, GA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati / Main Campus in 1978 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.

790 Church St NE Ste 550

Marietta, GA 30060

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 90% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Porter'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.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

23  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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 Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Porter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Porter does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Porter and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Porter's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Porter to family and friends
23 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Porter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Porter is MY doctor! After years of other doctors and continual suffering, Dr. Porter has given me a NEW LIFE! He is knowledgeable, concerned and effective. Wonderful doctor!
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I've tried my fair share of pain docs, and none were as personable as Dr. Porter. He has a lot of experience and I feel safe in his care.
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I first met Dr. Porter yesterday and I can tell you the man is an absolute pleasure to be around. He didn't promise me the Moon about correcting the pain I have but was very compassionate about my struggles with it. He took his time in reading my paperwork and asking a lot of questions. I follow up...more
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Love Dr. Porter. He spends time listening to your problems, very compassionate. The staff is also very professional and pleasant. Wish all Doctors had his bedside manners.
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My daughter has been seeing Dr Porter for several years. We love him. He is so laid back and easy to talk to. He is professional but with bed side manner that helps to make him personable.
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