Dr. John Orfanos, MD

Dr. John Orfanos, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. John Orfanos, MD is a general surgery specialist in McAllen, TX. He graduated from Guadalajara Automa and specializes in general surgery.

1801 S 5th St Ste 120

McAllen, TX 78503

Contact Information

(956) 687-7151

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Orfanos performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Varicose Veins
very high
more than 98% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
very high
more than 93% of peers
Varicose Vein Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Orfanos's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Orfanos does not have any board certifications listed.

81  Conditions Treated

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89  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Guadalajara Automa
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mc Laren Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Orfanos has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications
  • www.mcallensurgeons.com,
  • www.stxvein.com,

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Orfanos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Orfanos to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Orfanos' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Awesome awesome awesome. .. great doctor, very professional and keeps your mind at ease. Very likely to recommend him to everyone I know. Friendly staff and very attentive.
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I was 16 when Dr. Orfanos first became my surgon. I was scared and he helped calm my fears and assured me everything would be fine. He explained everything in detail to my mom and I how the procedure would be performed. He has since performed 3 other surgeries on me. I trust him very well. He and...more
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A very attentive doctor and explains very well is helping my mother with her medical problem and my mother n I are very grateful
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