Dr. Katherine Makohon, MD

Dr. Katherine Makohon, MD

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Age 49
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Dr. Katherine Makohon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rockwall, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

4450 Tubbs Rd

Rockwall, TX 75032

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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Accountable Health Plans of America
  • Admar
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Advantra
  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Affiliated Health Systems
  • Affiliated Healthcare
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Makohon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Colectomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makohon performs Colectomy more than 5% of her peers

Dr. Makohon performs this procedure more than 5% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Incisional Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makohon treats Incisional Hernia more than 5% of her peers

Dr. Makohon treats this condition more than 5% of her peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Makohon performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 5% of her peers

Dr. Makohon performs this procedure more than 5% of her peers

Dr. Makohon's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Acute Appendicitis
Acute Cholecystitis
Adhesiolysis
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Diseases of the Gallbladder
Biliary Dyskinesia
Biopsy
Biopsy of Breast
Bowel Resection
Bowel Surgery
Breast Cancer
Breast Exam
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Carcinoma in Situ
Central Line Insertion
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer Screening
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colon Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diverticulitis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Cancer
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Foreign Body Removal
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Localized Fat Deposits
Lump
Lumpectomy
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenopathy 
Malignant Diseases of the Gallbladder
Mammosite Catheter Insertion
Mass
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Melanoma
Mole Removal
Neck Surgery
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Mastectomy
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pilonidal Cyst
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Surgery
Removal of Condyloma
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Small Bowel Surgery
Snare Polypectomy
Soft Tissue Surgery
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stereotaxis
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Tracheostomy
Tumor Surgery
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Areas of expertise: General Surgery, Laparascopic Sugery, Breast Surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2002
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1998
    Methodist Dallas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1998
  • 1997
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997
  • 1993
    Rice University
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Makohon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Makohon

4.3

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(6)

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I totally recommend Dr. Makonhon to family and friends. If I ever have to have surgery again I will go to Dr. Makonhon. I recently had to have an emergency surgery for acute appendices. She is very caring and took her time to fully explain procedure. she is genuinely caring and takes time to listen...Read More
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Claimed I had hernias not once else saw on scans. Talked me into both surgeries. Been a nightmare for 7 months on both. Infections, scars that wont heal. Kicked me out to pain management and refused my calls. Seeking legal counsel. Avoid at all costs,.
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I was admitted 3 times through ER for small bowel obstructions in a a period of 7 weeks. Dr. Makohon was not quick to suggest surgery, exploring all other options. After 3rd obstruction I was scheduled for small bowel surgery. She was amazing in her attention to me, her explaining the surgery, and...Read More
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beware! Old school dr that does not do advanced new surgeries!
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Had gallbladder surgery in 2012 felt blessed to have her as my Surgeon.
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Locations

Lakeside Surgery, P.A.

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Sat: 8:30am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Accountable Health Plans of America
Accountable Health Plans of America PPO
Admar
Admar EPO
Admar PPO
Open Access PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
Advantage Health Solutions
Advantage Health Solutions HMO
Advantage Health Solutions POS
Advantra
Freedom
Gold Advantage
Aetna
Advantage
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice
Choice PPO
Commercial HMO
Golden Choice
Golden Choice HMO
Golden Choice PPO
Managed Choice POS
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
National Advantage
Open Choice PPO
ProNet
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Traditional Choice PPO
Affiliated Health Funds
Affiliated Health Funds PPO
Affiliated Health Systems
Affiliated Health Systems PPO
Affiliated Healthcare
Affiliated Healthcare PPO
Affinity Insurance Services
Affordable Health & Benefits
Affordable Health & Benefits PPO
Allegiance Health Plans
Alliance Health Care
Alliance Health Care PPO
Alliant Health Plans
Alliant Health Plans PPO
Allina Advantage
Allina Advantage PPO
AllKids Health Insurance
Altius Health Plans
Altius Health Plans HMO
Altius Health Plans POS
Altius Health Plans PPO
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
America's Health Choice
America's Health Insurance Plans
American CareSource
American Imaging Management (AIM)
American Insurance Consultants
American Insurance Consultants PPO
American International Group (AIG)
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
American Postal Workers Union Health Plan WC
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerivantage
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
Amerihealth
Amerihealth HMO
Amerihealth POS
Amerihealth PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Mercy Health Plan HMO
Plus POS
Ameritas
Ameritas PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
HealthKeepers Plus HMO
HealthKeepers Plus POS
Arizona Foundation
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
ARTA Health Network
Associates for Health Care
Associates for Health Care PPO
Assurant Health
Avesis
Avesis PPO
AvMed
AvMed HMO
AvMed POS
AvMed PPO
GENERAL
Access for Infants and Mothers (AIM)
Health Net
Advantage Platinum HMO
Advantage Platinum POS
Advantage Platinum PPO
Screen Actors Guild
United Concordia
Advantage Plus PPO
United Healthcare Life Insurance Company
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare HMO

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