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Giving back to the community. St. Joseph Health System Office

John K. Shaver, MD

Specialty
  • General Surgery
Additional Language Spoken
English
Address
Saddleback Valley Surgical-Medical Group
26732 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 351
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Primary Office

Address
Saddleback Valley Surgical-Medical Group
26732 Crown Valley Pkwy.
Suite 351
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
Get Directions
Phone
(949) 364-1007
Fax
(949) 364-0317
Hours
Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Sat 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Sun closed.

More Information

Website
www.mission4health.com
www.saddlebackvalleysurgery.com
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • Saddleback Valley Surgical-Medical Group
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Education
    • Medical School
      Vanderbilt University- College of Medicine- Nashville, Tennessee
    • Internship
      UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus- San Francisco, California
    • Residency
      University of California- San Francisco UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus- San Francisco, California
    • Residency
      UCSF Medical Center at Parnassus- San Francisco, California
    • Fellowship
      Mount Zion Medical Center- San Francisco, California - 1993
    Areas of Interest

    General Surgery

  • Biography

    Biography

    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.

    Certifications
    American Board of Surgery
    Areas of Expertise
    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.