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Dr. John Magana Morton MD is a male Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Morton is Good. Dr. Morton has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
  • Currently 3.125 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.1
  • Currently 3.125 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Morton, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Morbid Obesity
  • Stomach Stapling (Gastroplasty)
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Morton graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Gastric Bypass
Laparoscopy
Morbid Obesity
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Morton has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital @ Stanford 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Morton accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Santa Clara Family Health Plan - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 11 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. John M. Morton practice?
Dr. John Morton practices Surgery near Palo Alto, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Stanford, CA.
See Palo Alto Surgeons.