Dr. John Hefferon MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John Hefferon is an orthopedic surgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. Dr. Hefferon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 68 doctors at Northwestern Memorial Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Ranked #15 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973–1974

Erie County Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1975

Suny Buffalo Affil Hospitals
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1975–1978

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Percutaneous Achilles tendon repair.
FitzGibbons, R. E., Hefferon, J., Hill, J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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