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Dr. John Oswalt, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Oswalt

Dr. John Oswalt, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1971 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiac surgery, and more.


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Dr. Oswalt accepts the following insurance:

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Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Medicare Blue PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
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Choice Fund
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Cigna EPO
Cigna Healthcare of Texas HMO
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Coventry Health Care HMO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Choice PPO
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Humana HMO
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Medicare Advantage HMO
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Dr. Oswalt's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

John D. Oswalt, M.D. is a Texas native, originally from Fort Stockton. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and completed his General Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery residencies at the University ...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1980
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency Hospital
1979
Texas Heart Institute at Houston, Exchange Residency
Residency Hospital
1974
United States Air Force Flight Surgeon
1972
Brackenridge Hospital
Internship Hospital
1971
University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
Medical School
1968
Texas Christian University
Undergraduate School
1980
1979
1974
1972
1971
1968

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cardiac Care Provider of the Year, 1999

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TOTAL 1ST CLASS @ the bedside & in the OR.....worked alongside nearly 20 years. AweSome Memories.........
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Dr Oswalt performed heart bypass surgery on me. He bypass a total of four veins and surgery Was performed in just two and one half hours. I was able to leave hospital in four day,with no Compilations an my pain was controlled. The doctor and his staff checked on me regularly And we're very...Read More
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