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John R Roberts, MD

John R Roberts, MD

Thoracic Surgery
Dr. John R. Roberts is one of the region's best known Thoracic Surgeons. Graduating from the Yale University of Medicine School and doing his Residency in General Surgery and Surgical Oncology from John Hopkins University, Dr. Roberts brings many credentials to our practice, along with his reputation. He has been voted the World's Best Doctors since 2004 and is in many memberships and societies. His clinical interests include Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Emphysema, Lung Masses and Nodules, among others. He is widely known for his Minimally Invasive Surgery including Robotic Surgery. He is among the few surgeons who successfully treats patients who are extremely ill and/or elderly. His techniques allow him a high success rate and large following among this type of patient.

First Health



Great West Healthcare - One Health Plan

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

Beech Street

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Workers Compensation





Private Healthcare Systems - PHCS - Multiplan

Omni Administrators


Coventry One

Tricare (Humana / Pbga)

Benign Esophageal Disease

Benign Lung Diseases


Consultative Or Primary Management Of Medical Complications

Disease of the Diaphragm

Emergency Medical Services


Esophageal Cancer

Hematology or Oncology


Invasive Pulmonology

Laparoscopic or Minimallly Invasive Surgeries


Lung Cancer


Minimally Invasive Thorascopy

Robotic Assisted Thorascopy

Thoracic or Cardiothoracic Surgery


Thymic Disease

Tracheal Disease

360 Reviews
Visit Preparation: 4.5

Provider Explanation: 4.0

Office Wait Time: 4.0

Patient Recommendation: 4.5

Learn More Last updated: 05/05/2017
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery - Primary - Board Certified
  • General Surgery - Board Certified
  • Practicing since: 1992
  • Gender: Male
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine - 1993
  • Residency: General Surgery - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital - 1995
  • Graduate Degree: Medical School - Yale University of Medicine - 1985
  • Internship: General Surgery - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine - 1986
  • English
  • TriStar Horizon Medical Center
  • TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center
  • TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center
  • TriStar Summit Medical Center
  • TriStar Centennial Medical Center