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Specialties & Research
Dr. John Handy, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).
- He has special expertise in 5 areas:
- Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
- Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
- Lung Cancer
- Lung Transplantation
- Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
Education & Awards
Dr. Handy graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Handy has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr
- Providence Portland Medical Center
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- Additional Information
- Dr. John Rutherfoord Handy MD is a male Surgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
- Where does Dr. John R. Handy practice?
- Dr. John Handy has 1 office location.
Dr. John Handy practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Portland, OR.
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