Dr. John Calhoon MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. John Calhoon is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in San Antonio, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Christus Santa Rosa Health Care and South Texas Veterans Health Care System. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Christus Santa Rosa Health Care and one of 7 at South Texas Veterans Health Care System who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Pediatric Cardiac

Hospital Affiliation

Christus Santa Rosa Health Care

University Health System

University Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

South Texas Veterans Health Care System

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1986

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1986–1988

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Congenital Cardiac Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Case study: infant transplantation: a change of heart.
Feliciano, S. M., Girard, N. J., Calhoon, J. H.

Sustained supervised practice on a coronary anastomosis simulator increases medical student interest in surgery, unsupervised practice does not.
Lou, X.,Enter, D.,Sheen, L.,Adams, K.,Reed, C. E.,McCarthy, P. M.,Calhoon, J. H.,Verrier, E. D.,Lee, R.

The american board of thoracic surgery: update.
Calhoon, J. H.,Shemin, R. J.,Allen, M. S.,Baumgartner, W. A.

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