Dr. John Simpson, MD

Dr. John Simpson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(25)
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Dr. John Simpson, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Richmond, VA. He is 61 years old.

1501 Maple Ave Ste 200

Richmond, VA 23226

Contact Information

(804) 285-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Washington College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Medical College of Ohio
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Ohio Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University Pennsylvania Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simpson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simpson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simpson to family and friends
3.5
based on 25 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Simpson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Richmond, VA |
Professional, sincere and wonderfull practician. If you like “politician” surgeons chose a different one. I am a technical person with not a lot of time for talks. He is what I expected in a very good doctor
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Richmond, VA |
My case was scoliosis. He had to perform three surgeries, each attempting to correct errors from previous surgeries. He permanently damaged my spine. Each time another Doctor had to order MRI because he refused to listen. Ended my having to go to out of state Doctor to correct his errors as much as...more
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in Richmond, VA |
I have had many experiences with doctors over my years, but I have never had a doctor/surgeon as great as Dr. Simpson. I did research on him before I selected him as an ortho doc and found him very qualified. Personality, connection, knowledge, ability to articulate so that I could understand all...more
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in Petersburg, VA |
I highly recommend Dr. Simpson with no reservation, whatsoever. I consider Dr. Simpson to be an outstanding physician in his area of expertise, spinal surgery. Dr. Simpson has gone over and above all reasonable expectations in assisting me with my spinal issues. It is my perception that Dr. Simpson...more
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in Chesterfield, VA |
Dr.Simpson came highly recommended from other men at work. The more research I did about him, the confident I was about having him do my surgery. Dr. Simpson was absolutely fantastic. All the I'S were dotted and the T'S crossed. His communication was excellent, bedside manner was very considerater,...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Simpson accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Optima Health
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
    Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care) HMO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Virginia Health Network
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Simpson has admitting privileges

Bon Secours - St. Mary's Hospital
5801 Bremo Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
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Bon Secours - Memorial Regional Medical Center
8260 Atlee Rd
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
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Bon Secours - St. Francis Medical Center
13710 St Francis Blvd
Midlothian, VA 23114
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