Dr. John Wilcher, MD

Dr. John Wilcher, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
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Dr. John Wilcher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dayton, OH and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in general surgery.

North Dayton Surgeons

7111 N Main St Ste 60

Dayton, OH 45415
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Direct Care America/Primary Health Services (DCA/PHS)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Span
  • HealthSmart
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group

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Top Care Areas

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Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
high
more than 85% of peers
Dialysis Access Procedures
normal
more than 77% of peers
Vascular Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Wilcher's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wilcher "as a surgeon, I try to give compassionate individualized care using the most up-to-date techniques with a high level of skill and excellent outcomes."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

30  Conditions Treated

34  Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wittenberg University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospitalforbes Campus The
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital The
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • McGill University Montreal Gen. Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wilcher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wilcher's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wilcher

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
75%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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Can you give less than a star? Wish I could. My spouse went through a Coloctemy and was given just a small amount of pain meds for home care. I understand the opioid epidemic but you have to be kidding me with letting people suffer. When she called three days later for help she was told no. He...Read More
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