Dr. John Stevenson, MD

Dr. John Stevenson, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
(30)

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Dr. John Stevenson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

The Orthopaedic Institute

4500 W Newberry Rd

Gainesville, FL 32607
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Stevenson'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stevenson "Our mission is to help patients achieve their personal wellness goals by providing comprehensive musculoskeletal care that is unsurpassed in quality, accessibility and compassion. We are dedicated to Improving Lives - Everyday. The Orthopaedic Institute is a private practice group of specialty physicians providing the complete spectrum of musculoskeletal care. TOI has served North Florida for more than 30 years and has five locations in Gainesville, Ocala, Lake City, Alachua and Lady Lake."

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

80  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Glasgow, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Glasgow
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Royal College Of Surgeons (England)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stevenson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stevenson's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stevenson to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Stevenson'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

went today July 26 to see Dr Stevenson with my wife Barbara, outstanding personable doctor. The wait time best I experience in years. It is actually nice to see a doctor that actually he himself explains to the patient what is wrong and how to take care of the problem in a way that it makes the...more
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Dr Stevenson is an amazingly gifted surgeon. With a bed side manor to match. Very professional. Very thorough. Wonderful with making sure you have all the information you need. Walks with you every step of the process. Treats you like you are his own family
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I love Dr Stevenson. He is very professional as well as his PA Vance. Visited everyday while I was in the hospital and was very courteous. I would highly recommend him. I valued his opinion as well as what would be in my best interest for my health. Thank you for helping me!
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Despite a six week wait to see this practitioner, it was clear that he had not taken the time to sufficiently (at all?) review my case history, nor had he invested time in actually looking at my recent MRI results. Instead, he simply reviewed the radiologist report and based his comments on it...more
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