Dr. John Capehart, MD

Dr. John Capehart, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. John Capehart, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med in 1974 and specializes in thoracic surgery and transplant surgery.

621 N Hall St Ste 120

Dallas, TX 75226

Contact Information

(214) 820-6856

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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more than 59% of peers
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more than 54% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Okla Health Scis Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Okla Health Scis Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Institute Neur National Hospital For Nervous Dis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Med College Va Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Med College Va Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Capehart, MD
Dr. Capehart is a wonderful doctor. After i had my heart transplant at Baylor there were some complications. Dr. Capehart with his years of experience knew what to do and he made sure that everything was done to save my life. I think of him as my gardian angel because it will be 3 years in October...Read More
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