Dr. John Fitzwater, MD

Dr. John Fitzwater, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. John Fitzwater, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2005 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

3502 9th St Ste 210

Lubbock, TX 79415

Contact Information

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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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. Fitzwater's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fitzwater treats Appendicitis more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Fitzwater treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fitzwater performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Fitzwater performs this procedure more than 57% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fitzwater performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Fitzwater performs this procedure more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Fitzwater's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Fitzwater, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 2005 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

2005
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School
2005

Awards

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Average Wait Time
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He has taken great care of my son & his office staff is EXCELLENT! I feel like I could call any time I have concerns & his nurse is great too!
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO