Dr. Ranjit John MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ranjit John is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Fairview Southdale Hospital and Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System. He received his medical degree from Christian Medical College Vellore and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. John accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Fairview Southdale Hospital and one of 3 at Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Heart Transplantation, Left Ventricular Assist Devices, Artificial Heart, Cardiac Surgical Procedures

Education & Medical Training

New York Medical College
Residency, General Surgery, 1994 - 2000

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2001 - 2002

Christian Medical College Vellore
Class of 1989

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Post Doctoral Fellowship, Ventricular Assist Devices, 2002 - 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Safety of discontinuation of anti-coagulation in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices.
Kamdar, F.,Eckman, P.,John, R.

Survival in Elderly Patients Supported with Continuous Flow LVAD as Bridge to Transplant or Destination Therapy.
Rosenbaum, A. N.,John, R.,Liao, K. K.,Adatya, S.,Colvin-Adams, M. M.,Pritzker, M.,Eckman, P. M.

Cancer, chemo, and cor pulmonale.
Eckman, P. M.,John, R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Oklahoma
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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