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John Thomas Preskitt, MD

Surgical Oncology
Accepts New Patients
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About

Dr. Preskitt is married to an operating room nurse and they have two grown children. Dr. and Mrs. Preskitt exercise for health, including gym work and cycling. They also have a long-term involvement in taking medical missionary teams to southern Mexico, in the state of Oaxaca. They have an Irish Setter and a Beagle.



LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation - Dallas
  • Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health
  • Baylor Scott & White Heart and Vascular Hospital - Dallas
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Flexcare
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Ut Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Tx (1975)
  • Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (1975)
  • Internship: Baylor University Medical Center (1976)
  • Residency: General Surgery, Baylor University Medical Center (1980)
  • Fellowship: MD Anderson Cancer Center (1981)
Certifications
  • General Surgery - American Board of Surgery/General Surgery
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, John Thomas Preskitt, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(72)
Overall: 4.9*
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Sep 3, 2020
very courteous & professional staff. Dr Preskitt spent plenty of time explaining my surgery, etc. Did not rush at all. Answered all of my questions.
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Sep 3, 2020
My experience with Dr Preskitt and his staff has always been exceptional. I am always treated with the My experience with Dr Preskitt and his staff has always been exceptional.
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Sep 1, 2020
It has been very good.
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Aug 30, 2020
Did a great job keeping me informed
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Aug 20, 2020
Provider & staff were very professional & courteous. Short wait time after arrival, Dr. took plenty of time with me explaining my issue & how to resolve it. All of my concerns were answered.
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Aug 11, 2020
Dr. Preskitt was kind and caring. He showed an interest in my well-being and answered all my questions thoughtfully.
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Aug 8, 2020
outstanding as always.
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Aug 8, 2020
Very professional and knowlegable
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Aug 1, 2020
Dr. Preskitt is one of my favorite doctor's. Always professional, always considerate, always gives me the best for information needed for the appointment. Excellent doctor!
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Jul 29, 2020
Dr. Preskitt listens to my questions and concerns and responds thoroughly and with kindness and compassion, and without judgement.
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Jul 16, 2020
was very pleased.
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Jul 14, 2020
Dr. Preskitt is very nice & explains things well.
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Jul 11, 2020
Dr. Preskitt is thorough in what he does and his explanations without being alarmist. I am very comfortable with him and his nurse. they are taking excellent care of me and I appreciate that.
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Jun 26, 2020
Dr Preskitt was straightforward, kind and had a fantastic "can do" attitude. I truly appreciate the care he and his nurse gave me. I was very nervous before my appointment but am feeling confident in Dr Preskitt and that has made a huge difference.
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Jun 26, 2020
Saved my life years ago. Is awesome.
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Jun 2, 2020
very good
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May 15, 2020
Dr Preskitt is a patient, concerned doctor. He is very caring.
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Apr 18, 2020
just outstanding!!! couldn't have been better!!
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Apr 9, 2020
good explanations given, down to earth attitudewas appreciated
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Apr 7, 2020
He is very caring, explains with details and answers all questions.
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Mar 26, 2020
Excellent staff and physician! I was very anxious and they put me at ease.
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Mar 26, 2020
Excellent doctor, very caring and explains things where I understand completely
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