Dr. John Hewett, MD

Dr. John Hewett, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. John Hewett, MD is a vascular & interventional radiology specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of California San Francisco in 1996 and specializes in vascular & interventional radiology, vascular surgery, and more.Read his story

4501 Birch St Ste C

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 387-4724

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • LACare
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Hewett's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hewett "Dr. J. Joseph Hewett is a graduate of the University of California San Francisco School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Duke University Medical Center and his sub-specialty fellowship training in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill School of Medicine. Dr. Hewett earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Arizona, graduating Summa Cum Laude and class valedictorian. Dr. Hewett practices Interventional Medicine and has extensive experience in all aspects of minimally invasive surgery including peripheral arterial interventions, treatment of venous insufficiency and varicose veins, vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty, radiofrequency ablation, chemoembolization, radioembolization, uterine artery embolization, vascular salvage for dialysis access, venous access, and spine stimulator implantation. Dr. Hewett founded Pedes Orange County to create a new model for care delivery to patients with vascular disorders. He envisions Pedes Orange County as a new paradigm for bringing together world class physicians and technology in a dedicated collaborative effort to deliver unparalleled health benefits to patients with arterial and venous disease. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hewett "The physicians at Pedes have devoted their lives to saving limbs and minimizing the pain and suffering caused by vascular disease. Our conveniently located, state-of-the-art facility is designed for your comfort and utilizes cutting edge technology to provide minimally invasive treatments. In a welcoming, outpatient setting, our personable staff members make every visit a positive experience. Our short wait times and efficient, streamlined process ensure that you leave feeling educated and confident that you are in good hands. We want to help you get back on your feet to enjoy all the little things in life that mean so much to you."

5  Specialties

  • Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Phlebology
  • Vascular Medicine
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Arterial Insufficiency
  • Arteriovenous Occlusion
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Endovascular Disorders
  • Heart Disease
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lower Extremity Arterial and Vascular Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Spider Veins
  • Thrombosis
  • Tumor
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Varices
  • Varicocele
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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55  Procedures

  • Ablation
  • Angiography
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
  • Atherectomy
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Embolization
  • Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Embolization of Tumor
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Endovenous Laser Treatment
  • Inferior Vena Cava Filter
  • In-Office Ablation
  • In-Office Endometrial Ablation
  • In-Office Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • In-Office Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • In-Office Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Intra-Arterial Thrombolysis
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Mechanical Thrombectomy
  • MRA (Magnetic Resonance Angiography)
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Coronary Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Ovarian Ablation
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Peripheral Vascular Stenting
  • Peripheral Vascular Studies
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Renal Artery Angioplasty
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Stenting
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Ablation
  • Vein Laser Ablation
  • Vein Stripping
  • Vein Treatment
  • Venography
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Arizona State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill, Vascular and Interventional Radiology Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Arizona-Master Degree In Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
    Other Education | Completed 1992
  • Usc Marshall School Of Business, Mba
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. John Hewett, MD
He is very professional. Put me right at ease from the start. He takes the time to explain and is straight to the point.
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Apr 17, 2018
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Very knowledgeable and professional service and staff
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Cathchupco in Irvine, CA – May 26, 2017
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Dr. Hewett is a very understanding doctor who takes his time with people to help them understand the treatment and their diagnosis to the fullest. I feel completely at ease speaking to him and always leave confident in my treatment plan. Definitely recommend him to anyone, friends and family. If...Read More
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Doctor explained every very well. Great experience
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