Dr. Katherine Makohon, MD

Dr. Katherine Makohon, MD

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Dr. Katherine Makohon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Rockwall, TX and has been practicing for 17 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
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Dr. Makohon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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