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 cardiothoracic surgery.

2500 NE Neff Rd

Bend, OR 97701

Contact Information

(541) 388-1636

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  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Blizzard accepts the following insurance:

Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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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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 cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic 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%
(13)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
4.545454545454546%
(1)
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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