Dr. John Robert Mehall MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. John Mehall is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Colorado Springs, Colorado and is affiliated with Penrose-St. Francis Health Services. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Mehall accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Abington Memorial Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 2002–2004

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, General Surgery, 1997–2002

University Hospital/University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2004–2007

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Enoxaparin inhibits fibrin sheath formation and decreases central venous catheter colonization following bacteremic challenge.
Keller, J.E., Hindman, J.W., Mehall, J.R., Smith, S.D.

The influence of prior abdominal operations on conversion and complication rates in laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
Franko, J., O'Connell, B.G., Mehall, J.R., Harper, S.G., Nejman, J.H., Zebley, D.M., Fassler, S.A.

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome after nontransplant cardiac surgery.
Mehall, J.R., Leach, J.L., Merrill, W.H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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