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About Dr. John F Sweeney

Dr. John F Sweeney, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Atlanta, GA. He has 30 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Sweeney has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John F Sweeney is Great. Dr. John F Sweeney has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John F Sweeney is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Specialties

Dr. John F Sweeney 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 F Sweeney has the following 9 expertise

  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Surgical Blood Loss
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Yeast Infection (Candidiasis)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Enlarged Spleen (Splenomegaly)
  • Morbid Obesity

Dr. John F Sweeney has 0 board certified specialties

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Very personable, takes time to listen to patient, fully explains procedures, great staff and surgical team. I would highly recommend.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014, 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.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    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.

  • Education

    30 Years Experience

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center

    Graduated in 1988

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John F Sweeney accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO

Locations & Directions

Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA

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