Dr. John Corbitt, MD

Dr. John Corbitt, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
78 y/o
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Dr. John Corbitt, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Atlantis, FL. He is 78 years old. Dr. Corbitt is affiliated with JFK Medical Center North Campus and JFK Medical Center.

Surgical Specialists of South Florida

142 John F Kennedy Dr

Atlantis, FL 33462
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Corbitt performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Inguinal Hernia
high
more than 80% of peers
Ventral Hernia
normal
more than 70% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Corbitt "Dr. Corbitt is a General Surgeon who is specialized in Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures and Breast Disease. He performs the latest procedures for breast care and has the largest, longest running study for nipple sparing skin sparing mastectomies for breast cancer in the U.S. He is currently publishing a study on skin sparing nipple sparing mastectomy and presented his statistics at the 2010 Las Vegas Breast Conference. He has also developed Laparoscopic Hernia Repairs and published multiple papers and instructional books. He does open incisional hernia repairs of all types and is currently using a technique that incorporates a biologic mesh which facilitates the patients care in growth of tissue."

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Disorders
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Emory University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Wellington Regional
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Corbitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Corbitt does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Corbitt and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

JFK Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Corbitt is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Corbitt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Corbitt to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Corbitt's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Jupiter, FL |
Dr. Corbitt is an excellent surgeon, he is innovative and in addition to surgery, he also teaches. I highly recommend him; he and his staff are excellent - he is also very kind, a big plus when you are diagnosed with cancer and terrified.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Corbitt accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Corbitt has admitting privileges

JFK Medical Center
5301 S Congress Ave
Atlantis, FL 33462
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JFK Medical Center North Campus
2201 45th St
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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