John Sauer, MD

Patient Rating:

4.9 Read all reviews

My Specialties:

Orthopedic Surgery, Board-certified

My Areas of Focus:

Adult Joint Reconstruction of the Hip and Knee, Arthroscopy Surgery, Hand Surgery, Carpal Tunnel, Dupuytrens contracture, Elbow surgery




Silverton Medical Center

About Me:

A board certified specialist in Orthopedics, Dr. Sauer is a Orthopedic Surgeon at Legacy Medical Group Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Dr. Sauer earned a bachelor’s degree from Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. He then completed a general surgery internship at St. Luke’s Hospital and a residency in orthopedic surgery at MetroHealth St. Luke’s Medical Center also in Cleveland. Dr. Sauer has other clinical experience providing orthopedic care at Essentia Health in Ashland, Wisconsin, Mayo Clinic Health System and Allina Health in Faribault, MN. Outside of work, Dr. Sauer enjoys outdoor activities such as trail running, fishing, camping, and canoeing, and attending concerts, sporting events, theatre, and spending time with family.

Residency: MetroHealth St. Luke's Medical Center
Internship: St. Luke's Hospital
Medical School: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Certification: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Year I Started Practice: 1993
Hospitals Served: Legacy Silverton Medical Center

Patient Rating

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Average Rating:  4.9 out of 5.0

  Apr 5, 2023
The wait for x rays was long

  Apr 5, 2023
Great experience

  Mar 21, 2023
The care provider was very nice, and gave a thorough explanation of what he thought my injury seemed to be.

  Mar 3, 2023
The entire staff was courteous and happy to help. They even got me in a little early. Very nice respectful people.

  Feb 21, 2023
He explained the XRay and spoke about treatment. He injected my thumb and told me to return in a month if it wasn't better and he would inject another joint. Short and good visit. Good bedside manner.

  Feb 2, 2023
No bad experience. I'm still getting familiar with Dr. Sauer.

  Feb 1, 2023
Dr. Sauer is a very nice dr. - I like him!

  Jan 26, 2023
It was a good visit and I felt well taken care of

  Jan 24, 2023
No problems, good care, problem solved.

  Jan 18, 2023
This was a preliminary visit to authorize a procedure. Dr. Sauer will not be doing the actual procedure, but he will be analyzing the results.

  Jan 11, 2023
Politely answered all questions and concerns.

  Jan 10, 2023
Office staff was friendly & welcoming - Dr. Sauer was understanding of my need and recommended future testing which I appreciated -

  Dec 9, 2022
Very good experience.

  Dec 7, 2022
All good visits.

  Nov 11, 2022
Dr. Sauer paid attention and answered all my questions and concern promptly and to my satisfaction. He also had a nice demeanor.

  Nov 9, 2022
Yearly check up after hip replacement

  Nov 1, 2022
Very friendly staff and I am satisfied with treatment

  Oct 25, 2022
I felt listened and well attended. Doctor and other team are very respectful.

  Aug 30, 2022
Everyone was very friendly, kind, knowledgeable & helpful.

  Aug 16, 2022
I am very grateful for the medical care I've received from Dr. Sauer. I can't say enough good things about him and would definitely recommend to family and friends.

  Aug 10, 2022
X-ray tech was the best. Please look him up and give him positive feedback on my behalf. Tall thin gentleman with dark hair. Very informative and thorough. Dr Sauer was great. Listened well and provided bilateral knee injections s he recommended. My knees great! Thank you so much!

  Aug 9, 2022
Dr. Sauer and his staff are excellent! He explained everything perfectly.

  Jul 26, 2022
Overall very good experience.

  Jul 26, 2022
I was very pleased overall with this dr. , his staff and office people.

  Jul 20, 2022
I needed an MRI of my knees and surgery. Office got approval from Medicare for both with-in 2 days amazing!

  Jun 15, 2022
All was a great visit.