John R. Mehall, M.D., FACS

Director Cardiothoracic Surgery

John R. MehallDr. Mehall received his undergraduate degrees from Southern Methodist University in Dallas and graduated from University of Texas-Houston Medical School. Following his surgical training at the University of Texas and the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Mehall received extensive training in robotic and minimally invasive cardiac surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati. He has been at the forefront of the technologies and procedures associated with minimally invasive surgery, publishing and presenting in a variety of journals and venues. He regularly conducts training courses for other surgeons on minimally invasive surgery and mitral valve repair, and has trained over 200 surgeons using training programs of his own design and development. In addition to his duties as a cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon, Dr. Mehall serves as the Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery for Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery Associates. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has also been voted Top Doc by peers in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Dr. Mehall enjoys spending time with his family and in the outdoors. He is actively involved in the Boy Scouts of America, the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Foundation, Catholic Charities, the Pikes Peak Therapeutic Riding Center, and other local community organizations.