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 34 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 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
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
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 34 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
    1989
  • 1986
    University Of Louisville Affiliated Hospitals-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1984
    American Cancer Society
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    University Of Louisville Affiliated Hospitals-Straight Surgical Internship
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1981
  • 1978
    University Of Kentucky
    Undergraduate School
    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

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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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Dr. Gott saved my life and now I feel great. Thank you , God bless you !
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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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