Dr. John Vega, MD

Dr. John Vega, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. John Vega, MD is a general surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1986 and specializes in general surgery and thoracic surgery.

1365 Clifton Road North East

Atlanta, GA 30322

Contact Information

(404) 778-5299

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
normal
more than 42% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 34% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
more than 29% of peers

Dr. Vega'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vega does not have any board certifications listed.

28  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.

Education

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Texas Heart Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Med School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vega has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vega has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vega's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vega to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Vega's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

We sought dr Vega out for his surgical expertise. As a super bonus, we found him to be a DYNAMIC, astute, compassionate human being. We owe him our lives.
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Dr. Vega is an outstanding doctor. Would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Vega is the best.
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