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About Dr. John E Meilahn

Dr. John E Meilahn, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Meilahn has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John E Meilahn is Great. Dr. John E Meilahn has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John E Meilahn is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Temple University Hospital

3401 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
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Specialties

Dr. John E Meilahn has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • 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 E Meilahn has the following 6 expertise

  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Liver Diseases
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures

Dr. John E Meilahn has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. John E Meilahn is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2018)

    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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2018)

    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 (2018)

    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.

  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John E Meilahn accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon OMNIA
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO

Locations & Directions

Temple University Hospital, 3401 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA

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