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Dr. John Brent, MD

Dr. John Brent, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 60


Dr. John Brent, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Walton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in general surgery and surgery.


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(850) 659-2735

Dr. Brent accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Select
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Brent's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Breast Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brent performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Brent performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Skin Cancer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brent treats Skin Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Brent treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
Gallbladder Removal
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brent performs Gallbladder Removal more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Brent performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy

Dr. Brent's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bowel Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Varicose Vein Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

In keeping with the traditions of the Hippocratic Oath and the caring compassion of hospital like Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, we strive to make the patient the center of our practice. We work tirelessly to prevent illness, improve health and provide a safe and secure environment for our patients. We want our patients to be part of our healthcare family.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Kessler Medical Center Ms
Residency Hospital
Kessler Medical Center Ms
Internship Hospital
1993
University Of Ms School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993

Languages

  • Tagalog
  • English

Awards

Dr. Brent's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brent

4.4

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. John Brent, MD
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Dr. Brent performed surgery on me in December 2017. He's corrected a painful condition that I lived with for 9 months. I am so grateful for his skill and expertise.
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I love that Dr. Brent takes time to explain what he's going to do and why he's going to do it. He treats me with respect as well and does not condescend. He's professional but approachable, and he paints clear, realistic pictures--will even draw out what he's going to do during surgery, e.g., the...Read More
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Dr. Brendt and his staff are amazing.
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