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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


Education & Fellowships

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

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

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

Medical Education - Ohio University
Athens, OH USA

Graduate School - Illinois State University
Normal, IL USA

Undergraduate - Illinois State University
Normal, IL USA


  • 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 7/21/2021, 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.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* 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

303 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 4.7
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

60 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2021

Great physician!! Very competent and caring!!

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

Dr. Version is Empathetic and easy to talk to

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2021

Dr Verdum is an asset to Ashtabula. I wished there were 2 of him.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2021

Dr Verdun is great straight and to the pointWhat a great doctor

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Dr.Verdun was extremely professional, honest and courteous. He spent a lot of time explaining my condition and treatment options.I never felt rushed during the entire appointment. We are very fortunate to have him at ACMC.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Professional and still human in talking to you and listening. Dr. Verdun has an awesome bedside manner and us very highly regarded and recommended

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr. Verdun knew what to ask, had extremely great suggestions, is very knowledgeable. He picked up on probable causes ofPain, that no other physician In our area, for 5 years, had ever mentioned. His orders were followed through by his nurses in a very timely manner, and though we stayed an extra night nearby, we were able to get the answers we were looking for, so we could go back to Michigan and pursue the new avenues.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Dr. Mark Verdun is a great doctor. He did both knee replacements for me. I am now able to walk

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

I have already recommended Dr. Mark Verdun to others including my sister

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

I do not go to Dr Verdun cause he is a Cleveland Clinic Doctor I go to him cause of his reputation as a Doctor.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2021

Excellent patient to Dr experience. Excellent patient education.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

I was told I have cysts in both knees the approx. Size of 1.5cm x 5cm with infusion, effusion and a small tear on one. He said he only does surgery and I don't require it so the only thing he will do is offer physical therapy. Physical therapy will not work as there is pain when bending and straightening because of the cysts. He did not offer any other treatment and did not refer me to anyone that could handle the needed treatment. Now I'm looking for another doctor and will have to wait more time to get into one because, "he only does surgery". He sucks and I will not recommend him, and will tell people why I'm still limping and in pain.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

The clinic itself is great, there are good Dr's that I appreciate and use. This doctor was just a waste of time and should have said upfront he was only evaluating for a need of surgery. He actually said, "Other doctors will treat this but I only do surgery."

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

Great doctor

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2021

Dr Verdun explained everything well.

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2021

Dr Verdun was very polite and accommodating to all of my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2021

Dr. Verdun is the best. Explains so you understand , gives options but leaves decision up to you

Reviewed on Aug 3, 2021

Dr. Verdun very caring. Appt. In and out no problems.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021

Dr.Verdum was Outstanding, Politeness an sincerely concerned about my issues was Apparent.

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2021

Great staff, PA and Doctor

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2021

Dr Verdun is a very no nonsense sort of physician and simply isn't for the timid or the thin skinned. He tells you what you need to hear and not what you want to hear. More doctors should be able to administer care this way..but..with a softer touch. I like his style but maybe his delivery could be fine tuned. Dr Verdun , If you are reading this, remain a straight shooter!!

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2021

The whole staff were very helpful and professional. The doctor very informative and addressed all my concerns even before I asked the questions. I have already recommended him to friends .

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2021

I routinely recommend Dr. Verdun to other's I know that are in need of orthopedic consult.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2021

Love Dr Verdun. He always takes excellent care of me and I always recommend him to everyone I know.

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2021

This is the third time I was humiliated by Dr Verdun because of my size. My impression was that he could barely look at me and made it very clear I'm too obese to treat without directly saying such.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2021

Dr. Very nice explaining my problem

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

I just felt like Dr. Verdon was listening to me. He did some teaching about why I would need the same Stryker knee as the one I had for my Right Knee. Made sense.

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2021

I had seen the Dr. before and he was exactly as I expected.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

I'm set up for a knee replacement surgery with Dr.Verdun after meeting with him I feel confident he will be a good surgeon with me being high risk!!

Reviewed on May 27, 2021

very good visit. only negative was wait time to be seen. once inside, everything went very well. Dr. seemed very knowledgeable on the issues of hand.

Reviewed on May 25, 2021

The doctor was honest. He didn't want to send me for useless tests and told me how it was. I have been to doctors who would always send me for test that I didn't need but Dr. Verdun knew exactly who I needed to see about my problem and was honest about it.

Reviewed on May 20, 2021

Excellent physician and really appreciated him taking time to see me on short notice.

Reviewed on May 13, 2021

I scheduled the appointment for left knee pain. The nurse that came in to look at my knee was great! She asked questions, got to know a bit about my 12 year history, and physically inspected my leg. When the Dr. came in, he asked only a few questions, looked at my X-rays, and suggested that I, a 21 year old female with PCOS and a history of an eating disorder, should get gastric bypass surgery!! We asked if he was being serious that as a patient in my condition I should get that operation, he retracted and said "well I'm not really a bariatric dr so I don't know". Clearly did not care or take the time to ask anything. Then he continued to press weight loss, and sent a referral to pain management. He didn't even touch my leg to see for himself what was going on with it. I left the office bawling. I will NEVER. be coming back to him, or referring him to anyone.

Reviewed on May 12, 2021

Dr. Verdun did a wonderful job taking care of me. He answered all questions and was very professional. A great Doctor!!!

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

I've already recommended Dr verdun he explains to where I can understand what he saying all my options and his recommendations

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Very pleasant visit, and really like Dr. Verdun.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Verdun and his staff, I didn't feel rushed at all, everyone listened to my concerns and made me feel at ease. I've already told neighbors and relatives how satisfied I am.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2021

I was very pleased with doctors manners and his honest opinion and being straight forward

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2021

Dr.Verdon provides excellent carevery pleased with his care.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2021

Dr. Verdun is always precise with his care, he takes time to explain what is wrong and what treatment needs provided and why. He is professional as well as courteous in how he treats his patients. I've had surgery done by Dr. Verdun in the past and would highly recommend him to any of my friends family or colleagues

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

Dr.Verdun is top notch for his knowledge of orthopedics!And for people in general,he truly cares and I can honestly say I've put my upmost trust in him...

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2021

I am very happy with results from shots to knees. I do feel so much better. Dr. Verdun was very gentle and I was surprised I hardly felt the needle. The nurses were very nice too.

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2021

I appreciate Dr Verdun and his staff for all they did to help me and to make my appt worth it. Thank you Dr V

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2021

My provider helped to calm my pain down. Also talked to me about other measures to get it under control.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

Dr. Verdun is great. Very easy to talk to and extremely informative.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

Dr Verdun is the best. I would never go to anyone else and I don't let my friends and family go to anyone else either. Doc is top notch.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

Dr.Verdun took time to show me my scans and go over every treatment option I had and also listened to my concerns. He is very knowledgeable, kind and respectful.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2021

I love going to Dr. Verdon's. The office staff is professional, polite and enjoyable to be around. I honestly can't say enough good about them. Dr. Verdon is just as professional and easy to talk to. I wish I would of have gone to him back in 2018, but it's ok, makes me appreciate him even more. The only reason why I gave a #4 on the appointment time was because I had to wait a full 3 months to recieve another shot. Something no one has control over. p

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

I appreciated Dr Verdens choice for X-rays before giving me more shots. he pays attention to details

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

I have recommended this office and Dr. Verdun to others.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

Working with this doctor's office is always easy.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2021

Dr was very thorough and quick, no wasted time.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Dr. Verdun was very informative and professional. He took time to make sure I understood my options, and helped to decide the best way to get the care I need

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Dr Verdun explained in detail my options for my knee pain and what I need to do for best results.

Reviewed on Dec 22, 2020

Dr. Verdun explained things so I easily understood. He answered my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Dec 15, 2020

Dr. Verdun was very professional. He was helpful and concerned.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2020

I thought Dr Verdun was 5 stars. He made me feel very comfortable. He's very friendly and makes you feel at ease.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

Dr. Verdun was very informative and understanding.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

The doctor explained the pros and cons of the treatment. He also explained future care and alternatives.

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2020

I recommend Dr Verdun 's practice all the time! He's so easy to work with! and Stephanie is so capable and fantastic! and the girls up front are so happy and caring! This whole office really has it going on!

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