Dr. John W. McClellan III

Dr. John W. McClellan III

Orthopedic Surgeon at Nebraska Spine Hospital

Meet Dr. John W. McClellan III

Dr. John McClellan is a fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon in Omaha, Nebraska. His research interests include adolescent lumbar stress fractures, lumbar surgery outcomes and surface area and its role in post operative stability.

Dr. McClellan works with the team at Nebraska Spine Hospital to provide a center of excellence for spinal care.

Directions to our primary location in

Omaha, NE

How Dr. John W. McClellan III Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Acute/Chronic Pain
  • Adolescent Lumbar Stress Fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Failed Back Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Herniated / Bulging Disc
  • Ligament Instability
  • Muscle Injuries
  • Myelopathy
  • Radicular Pain
  • Radicular Pain/Symptoms
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Infections
  • Spine Injuries
  • Spine Pain
  • Spine Problems
  • Spine Trauma
  • Spine Tumor
  • Spondylolethesis
  • Spondylolysis


  • ALIF (anterior lumbar interbody fusion)
  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Bracing/Supports
  • Cervical Spine Fusion
  • Decompression
  • Disc Replacement
  • Disectomy
  • Disk Surgery On Back And Neck
  • Fluoroscopic Spinal Injections
  • Fluroscopic Guided Injections
  • Fracture Repair
  • Injections
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Motion Preservation Surgery
  • Motion Preservation Techniques
  • Neck Surgery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Percutaneous Lumbar Surgery
  • Physical Therapy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • Surgery for Degenerated Disc
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • X–Ray On Site

Accolades for Dr. John W. McClellan III

Professional Distinctions

  • Pediatric and Adult Spinal Surgery Fellowship - Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, England
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery, Creighton University
  • Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopaedics, University Nebraska Medical Center
  • Reviewer: Spine Journal, 2008-present
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Member 1997-Present

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • AO North America Spine Teaching Faculty
  • Scoliosis Research Society, Active Fellow, September 2006
  • North American Spine Society, Active Member
  • Nebraska Medical Society

Board Certifications

  • National Board of Medical Examiners, July 1, 1994
  • Part I, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 17, 1998
  • Part II, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 12, 2001
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery certified, December 31, 2021
  • Board Certified, AAOS July 2001, Recertified 2009

Office Information for Dr. John W. McClellan III

The Nebraska Spine Center
13616 California Street
Suite 100
Omaha, NE 68154
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Primary Location:

The Nebraska Spine Center

13616 California Street
Suite 100
Omaha, NE 68154

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Additional Locations

Heartland Orthopaedics
2740 North Clarkson Street
Fremont, NE 68025
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