Dr. John Childs III, MD

Dr. John Childs III, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Childs III, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Walnut Creek, CA. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

130 La Casa Via Bldg 3

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

(925) 933-0984

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Dr. Childs III' Experience

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Dr. Childs III' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
14

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
12

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Heart Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Temple University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Chester Beatty Res Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Childs III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Childs III' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Childs III to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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Dr. Childs III' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD

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Dr. Childs III accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Childs III has admitting privileges

John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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