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Dr. Jonathan Ray, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Ray

Foothills Weight Loss Specialists

1819 W Clinch Ave Ste 200 Knoxville, TN 37916

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Dr. Jonathan Ray, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1981 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.


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(865) 984-3413

Dr. Ray accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Blue Network E
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
POMCO Group
State Farm
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Dr. Ray's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ray treats Obesity more than 100% of his peers

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

Esophageal Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ray performs Esophageal Surgery more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Ray performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ray performs Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Ray performs this procedure more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Ray's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic-Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Obesity
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • 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)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jonathan Ray, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1981 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Charity Hospital Lsu
Residency Hospital
1986
Jacksonville Meml Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
Nicholls State University
Undergraduate School
1988
1986
1981

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This man is great he is a Christian he prays over you before you go into surgery and prays with you every time he sees you.Lovin careing amazing doctor.You won't find a better doctor anywhere.
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He is a wonderful caring doctor and prays with you before surgery. Such a peace and eaze just to go on into surgery, Thank you Dr Ray and his nurse Mary has a heart of gold. She puts the C - aring
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