Twin County Orthopedics Welcomes Dr. John Mayer

August 30, 2018

Twin County Orthopedics of Twin County Regional Healthcare (TCRH) is pleased to welcome John G. Mayer, MD.

Dr. Mayer received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Chicago Medical School in Illinois.  He completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Michael Reese Medical Center in Chicago.  He also completed a reconstructive total joint replacement fellowship at Anderson Orthopedic Research Institute in Arlington, Virginia. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and offers over 37 years of clinical experience.

Dr. Mayer has a strong background in orthopedic care including extensive experience in Total Joint Replacement of the Hip and Knee.  In addition to primary joint replacement, Dr. Mayer offers most types of revision surgery with a strong interest in evaluating and diagnosing painful and problematic joint replacements. 

Dr. Mayer will join Brian E. Scardo, PA-C.  Scardo received his Master of Physician Assistant Studies at South College in Knoxville, Tennessee. He is a board certified Physician Assistant and offers over 10 years of clinical experience.  Brian is a lifelong resident of Southwest Virginia.

Twin County Orthopedics will offer services including general orthopedics for adults and pediatrics; bone fractures and dislocations; primary and revision total joint replacements, sports medicine injury evaluations; workers’ compensation injuries and consultations. 

For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Twin County Orthopedics at 106 Doctors Park, Galax, Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at 276.236.5161 or visit

About Twin County Physician Practices

Twin County Orthopedics is one of eleven (11) outpatient clinics affiliated with the Twin County Physician Practices of Twin County Regional Healthcare which include: Twin County Family Care Centers in Galax, Hillsville and Independence; Twin County Center for Behavioral Health; Twin County Cardiology; Twin County Gastroenterology; Twin County Pediatrics; Twin County Surgery; Twin County Urgent Care and Twin County Urology.