Dr. John Ganser, MD

Dr. John Ganser, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. John Ganser, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1989 and specializes in bariatric medicine, bariatric surgery, and more.

645 N Arlington Ave Ste 525

Reno, NV 89503

Contact Information

(775) 323-7500

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Dr. Ganser's Experience

Dr. Ganser's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Medicine
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

6  Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

58  Conditions Treated

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58  Procedures

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Nevada, Reno
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Oreg Health Science University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Oreg Health Science University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Birmingham Heartlands Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Royal Coll Surgeons of England
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. John Ganser, MD
I came to the emergency room at Renown South Meadows early Saturday Am June 9 for a very painful incarcerated hernia. I was admitted at 10:00 AM and very lucky for my Dr. Ganser was the surgeon on call! I was operated on at 2:00 PM and home the next day at 10:00 AM. My personal physician told me...Read More
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Whitney GLynn in Reno, NV – Jun 15, 2018
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Saw Dr. Ganser for a carcinoid tumor in my lung. Initial exam he spent time with me and explained everything and answered any questions.. In the hospital his bed side manner was wonderful. Saw him again for a post op visit. He has to be one of the most kind, compassionate doctors you would ever...Read More
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Cheryl P. in Henderson, NV – Sep 10, 2016
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Dr. Ganser is a guardian angel. Everything you would dream of and hope for in a Dr. and surgeon. He's sincere, concise and experienced. He did my 90 year old fathers surgery and it was a great relief knowing he was his Dr. Ironically he was mine also for an appendectomy 2 years ago and was...Read More
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Van Ball in Reno, NV – Aug 17, 2016
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