Dr. John Fobia, MD

Dr. John Fobia, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. John Fobia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

501 S 54th St Ste 227

Philadelphia, PA 19143

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care

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Dr. Fobia's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fobia treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Fobia treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Varicose Veins
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fobia treats Varicose Veins more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Fobia treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fobia performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Fobia performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement

Dr. Fobia's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Fobia, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Presby University Penn Med Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Boston University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1977
Presby University Penn Med Center
Internship Hospital
1977
University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
1977
1977
1977

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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1 Star
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If you're looking for a physician that is passionate about his patients knowledgeable and caring at the same time. Dr. John Fobia is your doctor, always accessible to his patients.
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I had surgery a month ago and was very fearful of having my medical issues address after meeting a number of doctors, I met and spoke with Dr. Fobia who never once judge me for taking so long to have my medical needs address . Dr. Fobia made me and my family feel like I was part of his family....Read More
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