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Dr. John Waldrop, MD

Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery*
4.5 (88)
Map Pin Small Columbus, GA
Accepting new patients
50 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Waldrop, MD

Dr. John Waldrop, MD is a Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Columbus, GA. They specialize in Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery, has 50 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia and is affiliated with Piedmont Columbus Regional Midtown, Jackson Hospital, Flowers Hospital and Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital. Dr. Waldrop, completed a residency at Shriners Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Waldrop an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Waldrop works at Hughston Clinic in Columbus, GA with other offices in Dothan, AL, Leesburg, GA, Macon, GA and Phenix City, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain and Knee Tendinitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Waldrop's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Hughston Clinic - Main Campus
    6262 Veterans Pkwy, Columbus, GA 31909 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 324-6661
  2. 2
    Hughston Clinic Dothan
    512 N Shady Ln, Dothan, AL 36303 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (334) 699-5747
  3. 3
    Hughston Clinic Albany
    117 Oakland Pkwy, Leesburg, GA 31763 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (229) 483-0055
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Friday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Saturday
    08:30 - 17:30
    Sunday
    08:30 - 17:00
  4. 4
    Hughston Clinic Macon
    100 N Macon St, Macon, GA 31210 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 324-6661
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  5. 5
    Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital
    4401 RIVERCHASE DR, Phenix City, AL 36867 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (334) 732-3000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Piedmont Columbus Regional Midtown
  • Jackson Hospital
  • Flowers Hospital
  • Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Joint Pain
Knee Tendinitis
Bursitis

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Joint Pain
Knee Tendinitis
Bursitis
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Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Bursitis of Hip
Chondromalacia
Difficulty With Walking
Gait Abnormality
Hip Tendinitis
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Arthrocentesis
Somatic Nerve Block
Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Broken Arm
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx Fracture
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femur Fracture
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
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Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hip Disorders
Hip Fracture
Hip Injury
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Muscle Cramping
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myositis Ossificans
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Schmorl's Nodes
Spinal Osteophyte
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tenosynovitis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Tibial Fracture
ACL Surgery
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Excision of Femur or Knee
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Joint Replacement Surgery
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Meniscectomy
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Partial Hip Replacement
Partial Knee Replacement
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Total Hip Replacement
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
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    4.5
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    Based on 88 ratings
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
    (2)
    1 Star
    (7)
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    Specialties*
    • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 50 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1013950120
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Shriners Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Greenville Memorial Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Waldrop has seen patients for Joint Pain and Knee Tendinitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Waldrop on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    88 patients have reviewed Dr. Waldrop. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Waldrop.

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