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About Dr. John L Mathews III

Dr. John L Mathews III, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Birmingham, AL. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Mathews has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

22 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John L Mathews III is Great. Dr. John L Mathews III has been rated by 22 patients. From those 22 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John L Mathews III is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Surgeons Group Pc

917 Tuscaloosa Ave SW
Birmingham, AL 35211
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Specialties

Dr. John L Mathews III 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John L Mathews III has the following 2 expertise

  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Dr. John L Mathews III has 0 board certified specialties

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Teacher of 25 yrs.

I love the office staff. I trust him immensely . I am just concerned about being in Priinceton Hospital ! I has a tough experience in ICU.

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young woman

Very nice very respectful and no complaints. Believes in Jesus christ!

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post op hernia repair
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Five Stars

Dr Matthews is the best he's is very thorough I would recommend him again and again he and his staff are very courteous and his bedside manner is excellent

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Godly Man /Excellent Physician

I think Dr. Mathews is the best. I would not put my life in the hands of no other surgeon. He is caring, neat and always cheerful.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • University Of Alabama School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Baptist Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John L Mathews III accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Alabama
    • BCBS AL PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Surgeons Group Pc, 917 Tuscaloosa Ave SW, Birmingham, AL
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