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About Dr. John C Eagon

Dr. John C Eagon, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Saint Louis, MO. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

10 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John C Eagon is Good. Dr. John C Eagon has been rated by 10 patients. From those 10 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John C Eagon is 3.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

John Christopher Eagon Md

4921 Parkview Pl Ste C
Saint Louis, MO 63110
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Specialties

Dr. John C Eagon has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Hernia
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Biliary Tract Diseases
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Obesity

Reviews

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Worst Doctor EVER, STAY AWAY

He is inept, very rude, does not listen one bit and does not care about his patients comfort whats so ever. He was very misleading in his opinions. I wouldn't let him babysit my neighbors pet rock, let alone perform surgery on me. I have multiple hernias and he wanted to operate on me 3 different times, just cares about money, money, money. He will NOT perform surgery without a mesh patch for a hernia, so don't bother him. He is incapable. He actually told me to wait until my hernia is STUCK outside my body, then go to the emergency room for emergency surgery or I could die!!! Actual quote out of his mouth!! He made several other VERY disturbing statements. WORST DOCTOR EVER, STAY AWAY. On a good note, his staff was very friendly.

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Just a horrible experience, he suggested to call him back before 6 months only if my hernia gets Stuck outside. He even went into great detail how to massage it back in if it gets stuck out and then I shouldn't worry about it. Only if it stays stuck should I bother him with a call. At that point you have to go to the ER before the blood flow cuts off and your life is in danger, so why would I ever call back a doctor who gives that advice. I don't think he heard a single word I said as my first words were that I am in pain daily just walking up the stairs and my hernia pops out multiple times a day. I am glad it was only a consultation and I never have to see him again, as that was just one of several disturbing statements. On a good note, the staff was very friendly.

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  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1988

  • Barnes Jewish Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John C Eagon accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem MO Blue Preferred Options
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry KS PPO
    • Coventry MO HMO POS
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

John Christopher Eagon Md, 4921 Parkview Pl Ste C, Saint Louis, MO

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