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John Shaver, MD

Specialty
  • General Surgery
Languages
English
Primary Address | Office Details
27799 Medical Center Road
Suite 440

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Phone: (949) 364-1007

Fax: (949) 364-0317

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
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  • Meet The Provider
    Biography

    Dr. Shaver graduated with Honors from University of California, Davis with his Bachelor of Science in Physiology. He earned his Doctor of Medicine from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 1988. He completed his General Surgery Residency, as well as an additional two year Endocrine Surgery fellowship at University of California, San Francisco.

    He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons, and member of the American Medical Association. Dr. Shaver has served as Mission Hospital’s Chief of Surgery and Director of Trauma.

    Dr. Shaver maintains a tireless schedule with the complete complement of General Surgery patients, including those with hernias, cancers and benign disorders of the breast, colon, skin, pancreas and liver.

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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Other Specialties
    Other Specialties
    • Colorectal
    • parathyroid
    • Breast
    • liver
    • and adrenal glands
    • pancreas
    • Hernias
    • thyroid
    • and gallbladder
    Associations Areas of Interest
    Areas of Interest

    Special interests of Dr. Shaver include Advanced Laparoscopic procedures such as laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), laparoscopic hiatal and paraesophageal hernia repair, laparoscopic-assisted colorectal resection, and laparoscopic adrenalectomy. He is on the forefront of minimally invasive operations treating endocrine surgical diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands.

    General Surgery

    Certifications
    Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery, Surgery

    Education
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Vanderbilt University- College of Medicine
    • Internship
      UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
    • Residency
      University of California- San Francisco UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
    • Residency
      UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus
    • Fellowship
      Mount Zion Medical Center - 1993
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna HMO – Select
    • Clever Care Health Plan
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
 
  • Primary Location

South Orange County Surgical Medical Group