Dr. John Hijjawi, MD

Dr. John Hijjawi, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. John Hijjawi, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Murray, UT and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in plastic surgery, oncoplastic surgery, and more.

5169 S Cottonwood St Ste 420

Murray, UT 84107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
more than 83% of peers
more than 34% of peers
Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 24% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hijjawi "There are many choices for patients to make when choosing the right approach to their care. I believe it is vital that I provide my patients with the information that will help guide them to the safest choice that is right for them. I am not here to make decisions for my patients, but rather to work with them in a shared decision making process that they will be satisfied with for years to come."

5  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Oncoplastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • BRCA1 Gene Mutation Carrier
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Breast, Unilateral Giant
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits

9  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Microvascular Breast Reconstruction-Diep Flap University Of Gent, Belgium
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chicago Society of Plastic Surgery, Best Paper, Chief Resident Forum, 2004
  • Kernahan Award, Best Plastic Surgery Resident Publication, northwestern Memorial Hospital, Division of Plastic Surgery, 2003
  • Edelstone-Bendix Award, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Department of Surgery, 2004
  • Best Doctors in America, 2009
  • Stephen Kroll Fellowship in Breast Reconstruction, 2006
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hijjawi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hijjawi to family and friends
46 total reviews (19 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Hijjawi's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (19)

Dr . Hijjawi did my 2 phase breast reconstruction after having breast cancer. He is the most detailed and skilled surgeon but is kind and caring all the same. I am so happy with my results and truly feel like he is a miracle worker. Thank you for giving me such beautiful results , you really are...more
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Dr Hijjawi did my breast reconstruction after I had a bilateral mastectomy from early stage breast cancer. He was kind, caring, personal, professional and explained everything very well. I always felt comfortable seeing him and knew that I was in good hands. I am very happy with the results. I...more
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I met with Dr. Hijjawi after being diagnosed with breast cancer. He was compassionate, articulate and offered clear suggestions and was able to answer all of my questions. His "bedside" manner put me at ease and made what I was facing less painful. He was willing to work with my surgeon to start...more
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Dr. Hijjawi and his staff are amazing. He is the most gifted surgeon I have ever been to. I consulted with 7 doctors before I found him and he was compassionate, confident and extremely knowledgeable about my procedure. I had my breast implants removed with the capsules in tact and a lift. Dr H...more
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I found him friendly until I had a problem, then he was rude and condescending and he made excuses for the problem instead of helping to fix things.
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