Dr. John Ayres

Orthopedic Surgery
Bradenton, FL
36 years experience male

Locations

Coastal Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Bradenton, FL

Address

6015 Pointe West Blvd., Bradenton, FL
Directions

About

Bio

Originally from upstate New York, I did my orthopedic training at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL My practice focus is Adult Reconstruction, which includes hip and knee replacement surgery, including robotic assisted joint replacement.

Specialties
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Orthopedic Surgery

Doctor Q&A

417 Answers
128 Agrees
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Complaints of pain are not normal. This should be evaluated. Pain is the body's signal that something is not right. Growing pains can occur during ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: Swimming will build up muscles, especially in the chest and upper extremities, but is not likely to broaden the hips. The hip abductors (gluteus medi ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Ayres
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
10-12 weeks: Recovery typically occurs at 10% per week so it takes 2-3 months to recover. Pain after that is a sign that something else might be wrong like a chon ... Read More
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Apr 1, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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May 16, 2013
Great personable service. Did not push tkr. Gave me all other options first.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ayres is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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That really helped me visualize what's happening. Even the degree - subluxation vs. a dislocation. I understand now that I'm potentially doing more damage when it subluxes. Thank you - it will help me...Read More
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thankd doc. and to the back pain. i gues i would say ya sometimes it hurts.but now thinking about it i was kicked in yhe knee cap abouy six months ago. not to hard but enough to make it sore for a few...Read More
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Thank you! I think I will try exercises. Had ACL surgery and cartilage surgery in 2000. Destroyed the new ligament in 2010, and tore up the opposite knee as well. I have a recumbant bike at home and I...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York Upstate Medical University, NY
Graduated 1984MD

Affiliations

Coastal Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
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