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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Rhee, Cardiothoracic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Rhee has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Rhee, FACS, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Coronary Artery Bypass (Heart Bypass)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases (Peripheral Artery Disease)

Education & Awards

Dr. Rhee graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Rhee has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital 
  • Virginia Hospital Center 


  • Spanish
  • German
  • Thai
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. John W Rhee FACS and MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. John W. Rhee practice?
Dr. John Rhee has 1 office location.
Dr. John Rhee practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Arlington, VA.
See Arlington Cardiothoracic Surgeons.