Dr. John Walter, DO

Dr. John Walter, DO

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. John Walter, DO is a physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine specialist in Lancaster, OH and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from OHIO UNIV COLLEGE OF OSTEO MED in 2000 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine.

2405 N Columbus St Ste 210

Lancaster, OH 43130

Contact Information

(740) 681-9905

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain


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7  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Doctors Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Walter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Walter to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Walter'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 (2)

Dr. Walter is one of the most tentative doctor I've been treated by. He listens, really listens and doesn't make you feel like you're alone with your condition. He is and will always be a hero in my life because without his care my life would have all but been over.
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Dr Walter himself is amazing however Rudest staff in the world!!! The office manager wouldn't listen to concerns and any staff wouldn't get a simple request to the doctor himself as in their words it would be a waste of their time.... Once again Dr Walter is amazing it's sad that his staff lost a...more
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