Dr. John G Meara MD Surgeon

Dr. John Meara is a surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Meara accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 62 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

Are you Dr. Meara? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Clinical Interests: Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery, Global Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1997–1999

Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1993–1997

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1991

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1990

University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Other Training, 1991–1993

Melbourne Business School
Other Training, 2003–2004

University of Notre Dame
Other Training, 1982–1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 16 years in Otolaryngology

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 13 years in Plastic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Health and economic benefits of improved injury prevention and trauma care worldwide.
Kotagal, M.,Agarwal-Harding, K. J.,Mock, C.,Quansah, R.,Arreola-Risa, C.,Meara, J. G.

The Philtrum in Cleft Lip: Review of Anatomy and Techniques for Construction.
Rogers, C. R.,Meara, J. G.,Mulliken, J. B.

The Philtrum in Cleft Lip: Review of Anatomy and Techniques for Construction.
Rogers, C. R.,Meara, J. G.,Mulliken, J. B.

See all 76 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Surgeons

See all Surgeons near Boston, MA See all Surgeons in Massachusetts

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.