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Dr. John Calhoon, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Calhoon

Dr. John Calhoon, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1981 and specializes in thoracic surgery and congenital cardiac surgery.


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(210) 567-7000

Dr. Calhoon accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Calhoon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calhoon treats Vascular Disease more than 29% of his peers

Dr. Calhoon treats this condition more than 29% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calhoon treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Calhoon treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Calhoon performs Heart Surgery more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Calhoon performs this procedure more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Calhoon's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • 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
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal 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 Calhoon, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1981 and specializes in thoracic surgery and congenital cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Harvard/Chldns Hospital
Residency Hospital
1986
University Tex Hsc
Residency Hospital
1981
Baylor University
Medical School
1986
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Calhoon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Calhoon

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Only surgeon in San Antonio that can do the Warden Technique. If I didn’t have Dr. Calhoon for this surgery I wouldn’t be alive today for my ASD/VSD heart defect.
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He is very compassionate and explains what is going on very thoroughly and on common level so you understand. Makes you feel very comfortable and at ease.
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