Dr. John McAvoy, MD

Dr. John McAvoy, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. John McAvoy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Santa Rosa, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1972 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

4773 Hoen Ave

Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Contact Information

(707) 526-2276

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Dr. McAvoy's Experience

Dr. McAvoy's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McAvoy "Every patient is treated as one would want his family treated. New cosmetic patients receive one complimentary visit. Excludes post op second opinions"

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

1  Conditions Treated

  • Gastrointestinal Diseases

8  Procedures

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.


  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • UCLA Hosp/Clin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Colo Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • UCLA Hosp/Clins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • "Top Doc" Award from patient satisfaction surveys Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, 2011
  • America's Top Surgeons Consumer Research Council, 2004-2010
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2008-2010
  • Who's Who in America 62nd Ed. 2008, 2008
Media & Publications
  • Over 30 published articles in major surgical and medical journals, 72-90

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McAvoy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McAvoy to family and friends
12 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McAvoy's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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