Dr. John Sherwood, MD

Dr. John Sherwood, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. John Sherwood, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

1101 Sam Perry Blvd Ste 211

Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sherwood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Decortication and Pleurectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherwood performs Decortication and Pleurectomy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Lung Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherwood treats Lung Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherwood treats Pulmonary Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Segmentectomy, Open
Septal Defect
Sympathectomy
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tracheal Surgery
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Sherwood, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in general surgery, surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Fellowship Hospital
Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Internship Hospital
1994
University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
Medical School
1994

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sherwood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sherwood

4.6

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr Sherwood is a remarkable MD and person. He took the time to explain everything to me; not only in words but using diagrams so I understood everything. Sincere, compassionate, and has a sense of humor! He did my lung surgery, I saw him just before the surgery, after, and each day I was in the...Read More
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Sadly, it was very difficult to arrange an initial appointment for an overview of a lung procedure. Sadly we were told by our Oncologist that Dr. Sherwood was the 'only' doctor that could perform the procedure in the Fred. area. It was several days of aggravation/frustration; you see, my husband...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Mary Washington Hospital

Fredericksburg, VA