Dr. John Blizzard, MD

Dr. John Blizzard, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. John Blizzard, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bend, OR and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

2500 NE Neff Rd

Bend, OR 97701

Contact Information

(541) 388-1636

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Oregon
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Blizzard's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blizzard performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Blizzard performs this procedure more than 65% of his peers

Impella Device
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blizzard performs Impella Device more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Blizzard performs this procedure more than 54% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blizzard treats Heart Disease more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Blizzard treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Blizzard's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagostomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Blizzard, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bend, OR and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1998
Oregon Health and Science University
Fellowship Hospital
1995
East Tenn State University
Residency Hospital
1992
Emory University
Residency Hospital
1990
Emory University
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Mississippi
Medical School
1998
1995
1992
1990
1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Blizzard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blizzard

3.5

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
59.09090909090909%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
1 Star
31.818181818181817%
(7)

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Ten years ago he repaired my aortic valve and replaced part of my aorta. I appreciated his confidence in his skill and his humbleness at be able to make such a difference I am well at 85 , definitely a success !!
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Dr. Blizzard replaced my aortic valve which has defective from birth. He did a great job evidenced by the fact that I recovered quickly and now live a life w/o any restrictions to my activities.
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Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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