Dr. John Groves, MD

Dr. John Groves, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Groves, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Guntersville, AL. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

7938 Al Highway 69 Ste 120

Guntersville, AL 35976

Contact Information

(256) 571-8734

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 91% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Groves "Dr. Groves, a board certified general surgeon, is the founder of Surgical Associates of Marshall County, with offices in Albertville and Guntersville. He is dedicated to providing state of the art surgical options for the treatment of a wide array of conditions to residents in Marshall County and the surrounding areas."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Acid Reflux
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Colon Disorders
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Obesity
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Insufficiency
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Procedures

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • University Of Kentucky
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Baptist Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Baptist Health System Inc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Groves has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Groves' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Groves to family and friends
4.1
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Groves' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Horton, AL |
Awesome! Highly recommend Dr Groves!!!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Groves accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Groves has admitting privileges

Marshall Medical Center North
8000 Al Highway 69
Guntersville, AL 35976
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Marshall Medical Center South
2505 Us Highway 431
Boaz, AL 35957
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