Dr. John Debarros, MD

Dr. John Debarros, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. John Debarros, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tempe, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Weight Loss Institute of AZ

1855 E Southern Ave

Tempe, AZ 85282
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Insurance Accepted

  • Ameriben
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • City of Mesa Health Plan
  • HealthSmart
  • Triwest
  • Zenith Administrators Inc

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Dr. Debarros' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Esophageal Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Debarros performs Esophageal Surgery more than 41% of his peers

Dr. Debarros performs this procedure more than 41% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Dr. Debarros treats Stomach Diseases more than 38% of his peers

Dr. Debarros treats this condition more than 38% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Debarros treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 26% of his peers

Dr. Debarros treats this condition more than 26% of his peers

Dr. Debarros' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acid Reflux Surgery
Aneurysm
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Benign Tumor
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Heart Surgery
Hemicolectomy
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Surgery
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Weight Loss

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. John DeBarros is a partner and one of the lead surgeons at Weight Loss Institute of Arizona. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Society for Metabolic a...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2003
Cleveland Clinic Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2002
University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1999
University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1995
University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
Medical School
2003
2002
1999
1995

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Docs Award, 2012
  • Bariatric Center of Excellence, 2011
  • Top Docs Award, 2011
  • Top Docs Award, 2010

Media & Publications

Dr. Debarros' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Debarros

4.7

Based on 118 reviews

5 Stars
88.13559322033899%
(104)
4 Stars
4.237288135593221%
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3 Stars
2.542372881355932%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
5.084745762711864%
(6)

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I left this surgeon/clinic midway through the process to go to another: they wanted to do hernia repair in their outpatient clinic. I had 2 insurances that would cover costs. I did not want to do it at their clinic; insurance would not cover it there. The finance person & the surgeon actually tried...Read More
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The Dr's and the staff at WLIA have been great. They are very helpful and knowledgeable about the entire process. I would recommend them to anyone who is considering. Thanks
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The WLIAZ is the absolute best bariatric surgery clinic! Dr. DeBarros is extremely professional and anytime I call or have the slightest concern; they get back to me ASAP! The entire staff beginning with Rhonda in finance, the girls that run the office's; are ALL top notch. The nutritionist knows...Read More
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Everyone at his offices were super friendly and very helpful. Dr. DeBarros was great. He answered all of my questions, made me feel comfortable about the procedure and I knew he was the one for me. The surgery went smooth and I have already lost 50 pounds. Thanks Dr. DeBarros.
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Dr. DeBarros is the most amazing doctor. I had my surgery done in 2007 and have never regretted a day of it. I can not say enough about Dr DeBarros and Dr. Orris and Mike Murphy RD and staff, they are very caring and want you to succeed in your weight loss journey regardless of what surgery you...Read More
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Ameriben
Banner Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
City of Mesa Health Plan
HealthSmart
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
Zenith Administrators Inc

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