Dr. Johnny Serrano, DO

Dr. Johnny Serrano, DO

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Johnny Serrano, DO is a general surgery specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1995 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.Read his story

5310 W Thunderbird Rd Ste 102

Glendale, AZ 85306

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  • Ameriben
  • AmeriPlan
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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more than 95% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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more than 91% of peers
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Serrano's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Serrano "Dr. Serrano trained back East at the prestigous Weill Cornell Medical Institute and Memorial Sloan Kettering. He was appointed the well deserved position of Chief Surgical Resident which he ran at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center for his full last year of residency. Shortly after graduating, Dr. Serrano was offered a position with the Surgical Chairman, Dr. A.C. Rao, MD, which he quickly accepted from 2000-2003. In 2003, Dr. Serrano relocated to Arizona to be closer to family and quickly rose up the ranks to then be distinguished as one of the Top Surgeons of America in 2007. In 2008, Dr. Serrano open his solo practice which he named Precision Surgery. He wanted his patients to know, just in the name, what they could expect when they entrusted their surgeries in Dr. Serrano's capable hands. Dr. Serrano is happily married with two beautiful children, a boy and a sweet girl. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Serrano "Providing surgical precision and excellence with compassion and respect."

8  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Phlebology
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Serrano does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

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54  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Circumcision
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Exploratory Surgery
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vasectomy
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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wilkes University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Cornell Medical University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Preceptor Az Midwestern Osteopathic Medical
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Top Physcians in America, 2007
  • Board Certified General Surgeon AOBS, 2002
  • Fellow American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, 2006
Media & Publications
  • The Live Wire Physician Spot Light, 2009
  • Pancreatic Anastamosis- How I do it., 1999
  • America's Top Physicians, 2007

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Johnny Serrano, DO
staff is very professional and personable. Dr. Serrano is an amazing surgeon and I will definately recommend him and his team. Thank you!
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lunda hamblen in phoenix, AZ – Sep 10, 2018
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Very knowledgeable and informative, he answered all my questions clearly and thoroughly, and the surgery itself was as pleasant as a surgery could be.
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Matthew Sherman – Aug 24, 2018
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Very friendly staff. Dr Serrano was matter of fact, but personable. A little confusion with insurance explanation at first, but we worked through it. Overall, the consultation & surgery went as well as it could have.
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Jeff in Peoria, AZ – Aug 20, 2018
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Dr. Serrano and his team were amazing! They answered all my questions and walked me through my surgery and what was going to happen. Everything went great, highly recommend him!
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Beatriz in Avondale, AZ – Aug 10, 2018
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very happy with services,excellent
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reinaldo martinez in phoenix, AZ – Jul 30, 2018
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