Dr. John Gott, MD

Dr. John Gott, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. John Gott, MD is a general surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.

95 Collier Rd NW Ste 5015

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Gott's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vascular Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gott treats Vascular Disease more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Gott treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Heart Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gott performs Heart Surgery more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Gott performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gott treats Aneurysm more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Gott treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm

Dr. Gott's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Gott, MD is a general surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1989
Emory University-Cardiothoracic Surgery
Residency Hospital
1986
University Of Louisville Affiliated Hospitals-General Surgery
Residency Hospital
1984
American Cancer Society
Fellowship Hospital
1984
University Of Louisville
Fellowship Hospital
1982
University Of Louisville Affiliated Hospitals-Straight Surgical Internship
Internship Hospital
1981
University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978
University Of Kentucky
Undergraduate School
1989
1986
1984
1984
1982
1981
1978

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • One Hundred Forty First Commencement Address, 1997
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1980
  • Lange Medical Publications Award, 1980
  • Piedmont Peach Award, 2001
  • Finalist, Resident Prize Competition, 1988
  • Barnett Scholarship, 1979
  • Phi Kappa Phi, 1981
  • Finalist, Resident Prize Competition, 1986
  • Henry Gray Barbour Memorial Prize in Pharmacology, 1979
  • AMA Physician's Recognition Award, 1994
  • Piedmont Hospital Montague Boyd Award, 2002
  • Dean's Award for The Outstanding Member of the Graduating Class (Medical School), 1981
  • Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges, 1981
  • C.M. Edelin Award for Outstanding Resident Research Paper, 1986

Dr. Gott's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gott

4.6

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Dr. Gott performed emergency open heart surgery on me and saved my life! He is a pleasure to meet with and always very thoughtful and helpful in his explanations and questions. Highly recommend him!!
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Dr Gott is an exceptional surgeon but also s very kind person. He inspires confidence with genuine caring. I couldn’t have been in better hands.
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I had an extra heart beat. My mytro valve was ballooned like an old type parachute, was leaking & ready to fail. Dr. Gott repaired that valve and this stopped the extra beats. He probably extended my life by many years. Dr. Gott is a very talented, kind & caring physician. He came highly...Read More
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I had Heart Bypass Surgery 4 weeks ago and I can't speak highly enough of Dr. Gott and his staff. I was pleasantly surprised to find a surgeon that actually cares, its easy to find cold professionals but not Compassionate Professionals. Dr. Gott is a cut above, He is patient, kind, not in a hurry,...Read More
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My husband had to have a heart valve replaced and we found Dr. Gott to be a very wonderful doctor. He took time to explain everything to my husband and myself before the surgery as well as to give me, our children and Kenneth's sibling all the information and time that we needed after the surgery...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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

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