Jon C. Markley, M.D.

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Dr. Markely helps patients with back and neck problems recover from pain symptoms without surgery. At South Bend Spine, he works closely with spine therapists and spine surgeons to coordinate patient care and specializes in the nonsurgical relief of back and neck pain.

Dr. Markley Practices at:

Mishawaka Office: 60160 Bodnar Boulevard (Off Elm Road)
South Bend Office: 53880 Carmichael Drive (Off corner of Douglas Road and 23)


4.5 Star Rating: Recommended

4.6 out of 5
55 Patient Ratings
20 Patient Comments
Updated 2/17


Participating Hospitals and Surgery Centers

Memorial Hospital of South Bend
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center – Mishawaka Campus
Elkhart General Hospital


Goshen College, Goshen, IN

Medical School

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, MI


Loyola University Loyola Hines V.A. and Marianjay Program, Chicago, IL

Board Certification

Diplomate of American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical Society Memberships

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
National Board of Medical Examiners
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation



Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

Friendliness/courtesy of care provider
4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Care provider’s explanation of problem/condition
4.6  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Care provider’s concern for questions/worries
4.7  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Care provider’s efforts to include me in decisions
4.6  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Care provider’s information about medications
4.6  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Care provider’s instructions for follow-up care
4.6 4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Care provider spoke using clear language
4.7  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Time care provider spent with me
4.8  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


My confidence in care provider
4.5  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Likelihood of recommending care provider
4.6  4.5 Star Rating: Recommended


Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Satisfaction Survey. Patients are not identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

SBO Patient 12/16

Can't say enough good things about Dr. Markley. He is expert and caring and is not stingy with his time. One of my favorite docs!

SBO Patient 11/16

Showed patient every courtesy.

SBO Patient 9/16

Outstanding caregiver.

SBO Patient 7/16

Dr. Markley is very professional and sincerely seemed to care about my pain and trying to help me get better.

SBO Patient 5/16

Very, very pleasant doctor. Felt comfortable with him.

SBO Patient 4/16

Dr. Markley is a concerned and thoughtful physician.  He always answers questions and goes over every avenue of treatment that could take care of your condition.  He is willing to spend time with his patients. Dr. Markley always goes the extra mile.

SBO Patient 12/15

Dr. Markley is exceptional! He listens, answers questions, and spends as much time as the the patient needs with them. He truly cares about his patients.

SBO Patient 10/15
Dr. Markley is a very kind and knowledgeable provider who took the time to provide quality care.

SBO Patient 8/15
Dr. Markley is a very sincere and caring physician. He has always gone the extra mile in seeing to my concerns. I highly recommend him to anyone.

SBO Patient 8/15
Excellent review of problem by Dr. Markley.

SBO Patient 4/15

Dr. Markley is a very caring doctor. He takes everything into consideration before making a decision. He welcomes my thoughts on that decision.  He has always taken good care of me!

SBO Patient 4/15

Very thorough review of problem and a good plan to help

SBO Patient 3/15

Dr. Markley’s 'bedside manner' is very reassuring.  He is friendly, considerate, and medically expert, taking the time needed to treat me as a valued patient.

SBO Patient 2/15

Dr. Markley is a very kind and caring spirit.

SBO Patient 11/14


SBO Patient 11/14

Dr Markley is top notch. I have recommended him to others.

SBO Patient 6/14
Dr. Markley was wonderful. Took time with mother and was professional and knowledgeable. I have recommended him already.

SBO Patient 5/14
We were told the wheelchair evaluation took quite a while so we were prepared for a longer than usual visit but all went very well. We were very pleased with all aspects of the visit.

SBO Patient 4/14
We were at the end of the day and after I helped my mother complete paperwork we did not need to wait much time at all. The doctor saw us very promptly.

SBO Patient 6/13
Excellent doctor - very good.