Dr. Kevin O'Koon, MD

Dr. Kevin O'Koon, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Kevin O'Koon, MD is a general surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in general surgery.

3900 Kresge Way Ste 44

Louisville, KY 40207

Contact Information

(502) 897-6700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. O'Koon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

79  Conditions Treated

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68  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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 Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Cinncinati Ohio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Cinncinati Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Cinncinati Ohio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. O'Koon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Koon's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Koon to family and friends
39 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. O'Koon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Very caring professional doctor Pleased with the care my don reviewed before and after surgery Office staff is awesome Would definitely recommend
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He nicked my colon and bladder and never said a word. The nursing staff wanted me to use the restroom the next day and I popped the stitch in my colon, and Dr O’Koon left me with only an increase in fluids from Thursday- Sunday.He said he wanted to wait and see. By Sunday night I was in severe...more
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Dr. O'Koon himself is relatively benign, but his office staff is incredibly poor. My appt was in the morning on a Friday, a week before the New Year holiday. The surgery scheduler told me that she would call me later that afternoon about whether the OR was able to add a case the following Friday. I...more
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Love this MD. Great personality, bedside manner, informative. Wonderful and helpful office staff.
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Dr. Okoon was a good doctor. However his office staff, specifically, Stacy was rude and nasty. We had called to get medical advise and found out we owed $138.00 that went to collections. We paid the bill immediately. We will never be back. No one deserves to be treated like this. Sometimes, things...more
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