Dr. John Parker Gott MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. John Gott is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Gott accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Piedmont Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: Adult Cardiac Surgery

Clinical Interests: Valvular disease, Reconstruction, The whole spectrum of adult cardiac surgery. Particular interest in mitral valve repair/reconstruction.

Hospital Affiliation

Piedmont Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, Thoracic Surgery, 1986–1988

University of Louisville
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1986

Emory University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1988–1989

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 27 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Open Access POS
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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