Dr. John Kratz, MD

Dr. John Kratz, MD

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Age 71
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Dr. John Kratz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in general surgery.

25 Courtenay Drive

Charleston, SC 29425

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Kratz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kratz treats Vascular Disease more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Kratz treats this condition more than 35% of his peers

Aneurysm
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kratz treats Aneurysm more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Kratz treats this condition more than 24% 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
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kratz treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Kratz treats this condition more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Kratz's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Kratz, MD is a general surgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Medical University Of South Carolina
Fellowship Hospital
Medical University Of South Carolina
Residency Hospital
1972
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1972

Languages

  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Kratz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kratz

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Very rude, lacked compassion, did not explain anything and consult was over in 10 min. Don't waste your time. If I could give less then one star I would.
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Extremely rude, condescending, and unprofessional.
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO