John F. Eckford, MD

Baylor Scott & White Health

General Surgery

Patient Care Emphasis
Abdominal Laparoscopic Surgery, Biliary Tract (Gall Bladder), Colon Surgery, Hernia Surgery, Minimally Invasive/Laparoscopic Procedures

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    July 1, 2007

  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Tulsa, OK, MD, 2002
  • University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, BS, 1998

  • Specialty Training
  • General Surgery Residency, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Surgery

    Awards and Honors
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2017
  • Texas, "Super Doctors" Award, 2017
  • Austin Monthly, "Top Docs" Award for Surgery, 2017
  • Austin Community College Surgical Technology Program, Preceptor of the Year Award, 2017
  • Outstanding Surgery Faculty, 2013, 2011
  • Texas A&M Medical Student Mentor Award, 2012
  • Arthur C Scott Research Award, 2006
  • Podalarian Award, 2002
  • Medical Book Award, 2002

  • Professional Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
  • Southwestern Surgical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Williamson County Medical Society
  • American Hernia Society
  • Texas Surgical Society

  • Languages Spoken

    Spending time with family, general aviation, motorcycle touring, reef aquaria and crossfit

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    4.9 out of 5

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