Dr. John Uecker, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
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Dr. John Uecker, MD
Dr. John Uecker, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Austin, TX. He is 50 years old. Dr. Uecker is affiliated with Seton Medical Center Austin.

1400 N Interstate 35 Ste 300

Austin, TX 78701

Contact Information
Dr. John Uecker, MD

Dr. John Uecker, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

When I was a 17 year old lifeguard in Houston, I had the opportunity to do mouth-to-mouth and CPR on a young boy found at the bottom of the deep end. It worked! That was the first time that I was involved in saving a life, and enjoyed that sense of accomplishment.A few years later, I was fortunate to spend a summer working with Dr. Denton Cooley and his fellow heart surgeons at the Texas Heart Institute. As an undergraduate student, I was able to scrub in with the best surgeons in the world, hold the heart and even close their incisions. From that point, I knew that I would be a surgeon.
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Dr. Uecker's Experience

Dr. Uecker'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 General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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.


  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Uecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Uecker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Uecker to family and friends
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Dr. Uecker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Uecker accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Uecker has admitting privileges

Seton Medical Center Austin
1201 W 38th St
Austin, TX 78705
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