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Dr. James Connaughton, MD

Colorectal Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. James Connaughton is an experienced and accomplished colorectal surgeon serving the community of San Antonio, TX. Dr. Connaughton attended Virginia Commonwealth University, where he received his medical degree, and completed his residency in general surgery at the University of Texas in San Antonio. He continued his training by completing a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa. He also holds a master’s degree in anatomy from Virginia Commonwealth University. Dr. Connaughton is a part of South Texas Colorectal Center. He is affiliated with Saint Luke's Baptist Hospital, Methodist Hospital, and CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center in San Antonio, TX. He is also board certified by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Connaughton takes a thorough and precise approach to his consultations to ensure that he is consistently giving accurate diagnoses. He gives each patient his focused attention, and he prides himself on delivering the best treatment available. All patients seeking treatment from Dr. Connaughton will need to obtain a PCP referral.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Methodist Hospital
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital - Medical Center
  • Saint Luke's Baptist Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Virginia Commonwealth University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Texas, San Antonio, Residency in General Surgery
  • CHRISTUS Santa Rosa, Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Master’s in Anatomy
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Bachelor's)

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1467486563

Office locations

South Texas Colorectal Center

225 E Sonterra Blvd, Suite 215

San Antonio, TX 78258

South Texas Colorectal Center

7940 Floyd Curl Dr, Suite 215

San Antonio, TX 78229

South Texas Colorectal Center

3903 Wiseman Blvd, Suite 100

San Antonio, TX 78251

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Dr was great! Asked questioned. Got background info and explained everything he was going to do and best route to take to fix my problem. Listened and explained everything until I was satisfied and got a clear picture of my concern. Good dr and good staff. Would recommend highly.
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He is an amazing Doctor, super professional, and knowledgeable. I would definitely recommend him.
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Dr Connaughton was a very quick, very easy appointment. My issue was minor but he still handled it comprehensively without getting lost in the minutia. Would highly recommend to any of my friends or family.
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Very pleasant experience. Courteous and efficient reception staff. Medical support staff were also very courteous and efficient. Dr Connaughton has an excellent bedside manner. Doesn't rush you and clearly explains issue and treatmentplan. Allows you time to ask questions. Very satisfied with this doctor and would highly recommend to anyone seeking a good surgeon.
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He is excellent doctor and he explained everything about my sickness. He has very kind staff they are wonderful . Thank you
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