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Department Orthopaedic Surgery
Primary Location Ashtabula County Medical Center
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Complex Primary Hip Arthroplasty
  • Complex Primary Knee Arthroplasty
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Hip & Knee Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injections
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement Of The Knee
  • Knee Arthroplasty
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Surgical Treatment Of Arthritis Of The Hips And Knees
  • Total Hip And Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
View all 23 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Arthritic Knee Problems
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis Of The Hip
  • Arthritis Of The Knee
  • Broken Bones
  • Bursitis
  • Disorders of the Shoulder
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Cartilage Injury
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Problems
  • Orthopaedic Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis Of The Hips And Knees In The Elderly
  • Painful Joints
View all 20 Specialties +
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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2013

Education & Fellowships

Residency - South Pointe Hospital
Orthopaedic Surgery
Warrensville Heights, OH USA
2006

Internship - Midwestern University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Traditional Rotating
Downers Grove, IL USA
2001

Medical Education - Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH USA
2000

Medical Education - Ohio University
Athens, OH USA
1999

Graduate School - Illinois State University
Normal, IL USA
1990

Undergraduate - Illinois State University
Normal, IL USA
1988

Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Specialty Interests

Surgical and non-surgical treatment of musculoskeletal disorders including arthroscopy, joint replacement and fracture care

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Mark Verdun, DO, PhD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 6/12/2022, Dr. Verdun has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

264 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.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

46 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2022

Dr. Verdun is amazing!

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

Very good observation of pain. Suggested further test of MRI and go from there.

Reviewed on Nov 22, 2022

I have recommended Dr Verdun.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Dr. Verdun is a very caring person. He admitted that this was not the kind of surgery he felt comfortable with. I have a HUGE amount of respect for that. He also gave me several surgeons who would be able to help me.

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2022

Dr Verdan was awesome. The best part was being truthful with me about my prognosis. Thank you

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2022

My Doctor always is very concerned about my health.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2022

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2022

Dr. Verdun explained in detail what the x-ray showed. We discussed my options and decided to get a 2nd shot for the arthritis in my hand.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2022

Very good experience, staff polite dr Verdun answered all questions Very promptly responses if you have any concerns after appointment.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2022

The nurse and the Dr were both very professional and explained everything extremely well to me

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2022

Super physician! Highly recommended to anyone

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2022

Dr Verdun and his team were great.

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2022

I was very impressed. I have a very pain hamstring injury and knew I was with the right care giver after my visit with DR Verdan

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2022

Dr. Verdun was so compassionate about the pain on my hip and lower back. He gave me a injection to my hip and what a wonderful instant pain reliever I have with no pain. It's been a relief to be pain free after 2 years. I'm so thankful to Dr. Verdun.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2022

Great doctor

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2022

The doctor provided clear and specific explanations and alternatives, answering all of our questions forthrightly.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2022

Doc seemed rushed. Think he was running behind. I would have appreciated a little more explanation of how bad the arthritis in my knee was and ideas on how to self-treat. I am satisfied with the care I received, and he did a good job of explaining options and pros/cons.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2022

I love the staff and Dr. Verdun he has done 2 surgeries for me and about to do a third . No complaints

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2022

Dr Verdun is always attentive and I trust him to take care of me.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

Dr.Verdun very good physician, clinically and has consideration/passion for his patient. Devotes as much time needed to patientI would recommend him, and I DO, to all my friends

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

I have already recommended the doctor, he was excellent.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2022

Nurse is always friendly and puts you at ease during the visit. Dr. Verdun does a great job of explaining everything so it can be understood by us who don't have a medical background. Very professional and would recommend him highly.

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2022

Dr Verdun was very nice! Explained everything really well. He showed compassion and caring for my mom and was very good at explaining everything to me and my mom.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2022

Dr.Verdun has,and always has, my utmost respect as a physician/surgeon. I have been fully explained all my procedures and my concerns have always been addressed.

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2022

Dr Verdun is fantastic. He spends time explaining your xray results. Asks if you have any concerns or questions. You don't ever feel rushed.

Reviewed on Jun 21, 2022

Excellent Doctor

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2022

After financial issues were taken care of, everything went awesome. Dr Vernden and all his staff were exceptionally helpful and had shown a great deal of empathy and knowledge and answered all my questions and concerns about my surgery I would highly recommend the Dr and his staff without a second thought.

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2022

Best Doc ever

Reviewed on Jun 14, 2022

The Dr. Was super kind .Told me all what was wrong, and explained in depth detail of my options and made me feel comfortable .

Reviewed on May 31, 2022

I didn't get all of the answers I needed regarding my care. I commend Dr Verden on referring me to another specialist.

Reviewed on May 24, 2022

This was my first appointment....a referral from Dr. Franley, to possibly schedule knee surgery

Reviewed on May 17, 2022

Top notch service and Doctor explained everything about my situation and helped me decide what to do next with my knee.Very caring Doctor.

Reviewed on May 10, 2022

Dr Verdon was knowledgeable and personable. Took time to listen my concerns.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2022

Wonderful doctor

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2022

Dr Verdun, his nurse , and front desk all provided excellent care.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2022

Dr. Verdun had already reviewed my x-rays and understood my issues. After pointing out on the x-ray my most immediate problem (which was more serious than I realized and not originally my primary concern) we decided on a plan of action for treating that issue and the issue I had actually come in for. I very much appreciate his showing me the issues from the x-ray and explaining why he was more concerned about one over the other.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2022

Dr Verdun made sure I understood what my procedure was going to be and how it will affect me

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2022

I always have a great experience with Dr verdun Because he always talks to me so I understand what he is saying too me.

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2022

Dr verdun is great

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2022

Dr. Verdon is wonderful his staff is great

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2022

Dr. Verdun has been my orthopedic doctor for several procedures and treatments so I would always recommend him.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2022

Dr. Verdun listens to what I say, answers my questions, makes me feel like I'm part of the final outcome of my visit. He truly is a one of kind Doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2022

Both Dr Verdun and his nurse treated me well. Dr Verdun is kind, respectful, professional, and through. I'm confident in his ability to care for me excellently and don't have to wonder if I'm getting the best care.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2022

Very good doctor would recommend to anybody.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2022

Didn't need a call back. Dr. Verdun was great! Very pleasant and explained everything and asked if I had any questions. Stephanie his assistant was awesome too!!

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2022

Dr Verdun explained everything very well and was very informative. Listened to all my concerns and questions. I did not feel rushed, he took his time.

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