Treatment & Services
- 2nd Opinion Evaluations
- Arthritis Surgery
- Bone Grafting
- Bone Tumor Surgery
- Cancer Center
- 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
- Robotic Assisted Hip Replacement
- Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement
- Robotic Assisted Partial 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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As of 4/29/2018, Dr. Mesko has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. 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.
Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Mesko receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
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286 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|
12 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Mar 23, 2018
Dr Mesko recognized the complexity of my case and asked if we could delay our appointment by a week so that he could spend more time with me. he gave up some of his personal time to meet with us and answered all of our questions. I am grateful.
Reviewed on Feb 7, 2018
Suggested I come back in 4 years to follow up and make sure everything is still good with the new knee.
Reviewed on Jan 12, 2018
adult to adult conversations
Reviewed on Jan 12, 2018
enjoyable and successful
Reviewed on Jan 5, 2018
he was annoyed when I asked him to describe the surgery to me
Reviewed on Nov 15, 2017
No instructions about when to start medications. I had to call the office to find out.
Reviewed on Oct 4, 2017
I was pleasantly surprised that my experience was even better than my previous one at Euclid.
Reviewed on Sep 15, 2017
DR. Mesko is a kind and knowledgeable surgeon.
Reviewed on Aug 20, 2017
The dr was amazing, could not of asked for a better person.
Reviewed on Jul 21, 2017
I would recommend Dr. Mesko. Our son being 10 years old never felt uncomfortable or scared during our entire experience. he was very informative and spent lots of time with us to make sure we understood everything. His entire staff is friendly and helpful.
Reviewed on Jun 17, 2017
Dr. Mesko is GREAT! I TRUST his expertise along with his staff. I plan to have other joint replacements and would not go to anyone else.
Reviewed on May 28, 2017
Dr. Merko was excellent.
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