Dr. John McClellan, MD

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


  • 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 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
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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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Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurances Accepted

Additional Locations

Heartland Orthopaedics
2740 North Clarkson Street
Fremont, NE 68025
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Profile last updated: October 17, 2018. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.