John M. Roberts, MD
John M. Roberts, MD
Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
The Christ Hospital Physicians - Spine Surgery
4.9 out of 5 Stars 261 Ratings
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Treatments, Conditions and Areas of Interest

This list is a summary of the services provided by this physician. For a full list of services, please call the office directly at 513-792-7445.

  • Revision Spine Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Herniated Disc
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Trauma
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Spine Deformity
  • Spine Surgery (Neck)
  • Spine Surgery (Cervical)
  • Spine Surgery (Lumbar)

About John M. Roberts, MD

Dr. Roberts has been serving the Cincinnati community as a spine surgeon for more than 35 years and has helped countless patients regain their quality of life throughout the duration of his career. An eternal optimist originally from East Liverpool, Ohio, he subscribes to the adage, “smile and the world smiles with you.” Dr. Roberts avidly listens to his patients, and says he’s regularly moved by their eagerness to get better. Dr. Roberts’ best advice for those with back problems: “Find a specialist you’re comfortable with and gain as much insight as you can about the problem, the surgical options, and the expected results. Ask about the success rates for your particular condition.” When he’s not seeing patients, Dr. Roberts enjoys spending time with his family, as well as novel writing and gardening.

Dr. Roberts is the Musculoskeletal Medical Director at The Christ Hospital and is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati. He completed his internship at The Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA, and his fellowship and residency at the University of Pittsburgh.

Gender: Male

Board Certification: Am Bd of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surg.)

Education: University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Professional Education

Languages Spoken: English

Reviews & Ratings

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Reviewed on June 30, 2023

My condition was fully explained by the whole team and I know my concerns did not fall on deaf ears. I feel confident that my care team is guiding me in the right direction.

Reviewed on June 28, 2023

Dr John Mark Robert's and his staff are amazing and Dr Robert's also listens to what you having to say and he doesn't rush you. He looks at all possibles of treatments that are a benefit to you if need it.

Reviewed on June 27, 2023

I would recommend Dr. Roberts to anyone. In fact, I was out and about with my brace on and two people ask me about it and I told them back surgery done by Dr Roberts with Christ hospital.

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