Dr. John Leonard Banks MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 41 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine and General Practice.
Dr. John Banks has 2 office locations.
Mercycare Johnson Avenue Avenue
75 Short St NW
Cedar Hills, Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Banks is Excellent. Dr. Banks has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Banks graduated from University of Iowa, Iowa City. He has 5 awards.

American Medical Association Education Award
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2013 - 2016)
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2016)


Dr. Banks has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy Medical Center 
  • St. Luke's Hospital 
  • Mercy Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Banks accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 12 plans
  • Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 7 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Iowa Medicaid - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 1 plan

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. John L. Banks practice?
Dr. John Banks practices Family Medicine and General Practice near Cedar Rapids, IA.
Additional practice locations include: Amarillo, TX.
See Cedar Rapids Family Physicians and Cedar Rapids General Practitioners.