Dr. John Vakkas, MD

Dr. John Vakkas, MD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Dr. John Vakkas, MD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Ephrata, PA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2007 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

800 Grandview Dr

Ephrata, PA 17522

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • United Concordia

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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Background Check

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  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Columbia University/Ny Presbyterian Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Spanish

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Dr. Vakkas' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Vakkas' Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My daughter had her wisdom teeth removed due to pain. Dr Vakkass quickly acted in removing them to. Very easy recovery after removal would highly recommend.
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Be careful! After Dr. Vakkas' representative assured me that the cost of my visit would be paid by my insurance, it was not and Dr. Vakkas attempted to ruin my credit rating in his collection efforts. I actually asked his representative prior to the visit to make sure that my insurance would...more
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Took my son in for a lump in his lip. Dr. Vakkas was amazing with him. Explained everything, took his time, very caring. Would absolutely recommend Dr. Vakkas!
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