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Patient Reviews

3.5
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(18)
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Crates is Good. Dr. Crates has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
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Promptness 4.3
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
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Bedside Manner 3.6
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Spends Time with Me 3.6
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Follows Up After Visit 3.7
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Specialties & Research

Dr. John Crates, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Crates graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Crates has 18 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano 
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John Mark Crates MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. John M. Crates practice?
Dr. John Crates has 3 office locations.
Dr. John Crates practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Plano, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Allen, TX.
See Plano Surgeons.