Treatment & Services
- 2nd Opinion Evaluations
- Arthritis Surgery
- Bone Grafting
- Bone Tumor Surgery
- Complex Primary Hip Arthroplasty
- Complex Primary Knee Arthroplasty
- Hip & Knee Surgery
- Hip Replacement
- Joint Preserving Hip Surgery
- Joint Reconstruction
- Joint Replacement
- Joint Replacement Of The Knee
- Knee Arthroplasty
- Knee Revision
- Knee Surgery
- Musculoskeletal Oncology
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Primary And Revision Joint Replacements
- Primary And Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
- Primary And Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty
- Reconstructive Surgery
- Reconstructive Surgery Of The Hip
- Reconstructive Surgery Of The Knee
- Revision Hip Arthroplasty
- Revision Hip Joint Replacement
- Revision Joint Replacement
- Revision Knee Arthroplasty
- Revision Knee Joint Replacement
- Revision Surgery
- Revision Total Hip Replacement
- Revision Total Knee Replacement
- Second Opinion
- Soft Tissue (Sarcoma)
- Soft Tissue Tumor Surgery
- Surgical Treatment Of Arthritis Of The Hips And Knees
- Total Hip And Total Knee Replacement
- Total Joint Replacement
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Arthritic Knee Problems
- Arthritis Of The Hip
- Arthritis Of The Knee
- Avascular Necrosis
- Avascular Necrosis Of The Hip
- Avascular Necrosis Of The Knee
- Benign Bone Tumors
- Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
- Bone Cancer
- Bone Tumors
- Hip Replacement
- Malignant Bone Tumors.
- Pediatric Soft Tissue Sarcoma
- Soft Tissue Sarcoma
- Soft Tissue Tumor Pathology
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN USA
Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Chicago, IL USA
Undergraduate - Wheaton College
Wheaton, IL USA
- Orthopaedic Surgery
Research & Publications
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227 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
14 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Dec 13, 2016
Thee conversations are adult to adult, not parent to child as some doctors at other hospitals. Enjoyable and very educational which overcomes the patients fear of their diagnosis.
Reviewed on Dec 6, 2016
I was very impressed with the doctors' staff that really looked at my child's injury and history and got her an appointment as soon as possible.
Reviewed on Dec 4, 2016
Dr. Mesko is unbelievably good!! Compassionate!
Reviewed on Nov 15, 2016
Doctor Mesko is a professional, excellent, and wonderful doctor that I recommend to everybody.
Reviewed on Sep 17, 2016
Dr. Mesko and his staff were always pleasant, explained for my questions, and I am pain free.
Reviewed on Aug 23, 2016
I couldn't ask for a better experience than Dr. Mesko and staff gave me.
Reviewed on Aug 22, 2016
My post op appt has already been booked and the information was posted on my MyChart account!
Reviewed on Aug 16, 2016
I completely agreed with provider, and treatmentbplan, for future. follow up care as needed
Reviewed on May 27, 2016
Reviewed on May 27, 2016
Reviewed on May 10, 2016
Reviewed on Apr 25, 2016
Again, if this pertains to Nathan Mesko, he is an amazing Doctor! Ask any nurse, any NA, therapist; they all respect him and are happy to serve his patients because they know what is expected of them. When I email Doctor Mesko on My Chart, he responds within an hour!! My post op experience has been amazing and pain free!!
Reviewed on Apr 15, 2016
Dr. Mesco is a very knowledgeable professional. We thank God for him!
Reviewed on Apr 7, 2016
My wife and I felt we are part of the decision making process and treated as equals
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