Dr. John Vani, MD

Dr. John Vani, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Vani, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Kansas City, KS and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.

Ortho KC Medical Group

8919 Parallel Pkwy Ste 270

Kansas City, KS 66112
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 97% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Vani'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. Vani "I treat patients as if they are my friend or family. I treat patients kindly, honestly and fairly. I use current, modern, proven techniques and give you advice about your condition to the best of my abilities. I will recommend treatment and explain the risks, benefits, and alternatives of treatments. My goal is to make a correct diagnosis, and treat you in a way that allows your maximum potential for an active satisfying life."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger


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19  Procedures

Background Check

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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.


  • Case Western Reserve Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Alton Ochsner Fdn Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vani to family and friends
22 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vani's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I would definitely recommend my family and friends to choose Dr. Vani as their orthopedic surgeon. He shows compassion to your health issues by listening and explaining anything you ask.and repeating it so you fully understand. When I call to make an appointment the staff is always ready to get me...more
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I had double knee replacements, Dr. Vani did an awesome job, very attentive for possible infectio (infection rate increases with bilateral knee replacement) I never had an infection due to his watchful eye of himself & staff members. I can’t express my joy with his care, he is the BEST.
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Dr. Vani did my knee replacement surgery 3 years ago. I have done extremely well, my knee could not have turned out better. I would definitely recommend him as orthopedic surgeon to anyone looking for a surgeon.
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Recently I saw Dr. Vani for what might be a lengthy course of treatment. He thouroughly explained the treatment he began with that visit and what I might expect going forward in terms I could understand. Dr. Vani and those on his staff with whom I’ve had contact, beginning with the phone call to...more
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My experience with an appointment was great. Setting the appointment was easy and accommodated my schedule. The check in process was smooth and the wait time was short. All of the staff were courteous and friendly. Dr. Vani listened to my problems, had x-rays taken and treated the problems with...more
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