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John Watson, MD

Cardio Thoracic Surgery

SIH Medical Group
Accepting New Patients

Locations & Contact Information

SIH Prairie Heart Institute

618-529-4455
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409 W Oak St., Carbondale, IL 62901 Get Directions

SIH Prairie Heart Institute

409 W Oak St., Carbondale, IL 62901
Get Directions

PH: 618-529-4455

About Provider

Biography

Board certified physician specializing in cardiothoracic surgery. Awarded Iron Intern Award, best performance as a general surgery intern, presented by Chief Residents. Member of the Society of Air Force Clinical Surgeons, American College of Chest Physicians, American College of Surgeons, and Society of Thoracic Surgeons.

Board Certified

Languages

  • English

Interests

  • Video-assisted thorocoscopy
  • Thoracic oncology
  • Coronary artery surgery
  • Valve repair and replacement

Medical Training

Education

Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC

Residency

Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX

Internships

New Hanover Memorial Hospital, Wilmington, NC, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX

Fellowships

New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA, Cleveland Clinic Foundation