Dr. John McClellan, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at Nebraska Spine Hospital

Meet Dr. John McClellan, MD

Dr. McClellan is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with Nebraska Spine Hospital.

He provides expert spinal care for pediatric and adult patients alike.

Dr. McClellan at a Glance

  • He is particularly interested in adolescent lumbar stress fractures, lumbar spine surgery, disc herniation, spinal tumors, spinal fusion, spinal deformity, and spinal cord decompression.
  • Dr. McClellan completed a fellowship in pediatric and adult spinal surgery at Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham, England.

Dr. McClellan is committed to your lasting relief.

Dr. McClellan is a member of Nebraska Spine Hospital.

Additional locations across the region including Lincoln, Fremont, Columbus, Grand Island, Lexington, and Shenandoah, IA.

Directions to our primary location in Omaha, NE

How Dr. John McClellan, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Fellowship, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, England
  • Residency, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Medical School, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska


  • Chronic Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Herniated Disc/Bulging Disc
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Fracture
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Trauma
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Pediatric Spinal Disorders
  • Brain Tumors
  • Acute Pain
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Muscle Pain
  • Osteoporosis


  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)
  • Anterior/Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Bracing
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
  • Decompression
  • Disc Surgery/Replacement
  • Fracture Care
  • Injections/Blocks
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Motion Preservation Surgery
  • Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
  • X-Ray
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Percutaneous Procedures

Accolades for Dr. John McClellan, MD

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 McClellan, MD

Nebraska Spine and Pain Center 13616 California Street Suite 100 Omaha, NE 68154 Driving Directions

Primary Location

Nebraska Spine and Pain Center
13616 California Street
Suite 100
Omaha, NE 68154


Monday: 5:30 - 5:00
Tuesday: 5:30 - 5:00
Wednesday: 5:30 - 5:00
Thursday: 5:30 - 5:00
Friday: 5:30 - 5:00

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