Dr. John Galat, MD

Dr. John Galat, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Galat, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ocala, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1984 and specializes in general surgery, thoracic surgery, and more.

1511 SW 1st Ave

Ocala, FL 34471

Contact Information

(352) 867-8311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
more than 92% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 84% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Case Western Res University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galat has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galat's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galat to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Galat's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
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 (2)

We are snowbirds to Florida and just never thought about establishing a patient/doctor relationship. Unfortunately, this year we encountered a medical emergency; and by the "grace of God", my husband had his surgery performed by Dr. John Galat. We agree 100% that we could not have asked for a...more
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Dr. Galat was so kind to my family and me when I had bypass surgery. We are very blessed to have someone of his caliber in Ocala.
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